Deeds of Mount Desert Island
Peters Plan - C4
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine 04653
(updated 28 July 2015)
Date: 30 September 1847
Town: Bar Harbor
Grantors: Alexander Baring, Henry Baring, and Joseph R. Ingersoll (representing the estate of William Bingham)
Grantee: Eben M. Hadley
Description: 110 acres; lot #7 on Peters Plan
Beginning at a stake standing near the mouth of a brook at the head of Quahog Cove, the bound between lots #7 and #8 [see note 1 below];
running northeasterly [see note 2 below] by the head of David Higgins's lot to the easterly corner of the same;
then east by lot #6 160 rods to a spruce tree;
then by the same lot S 48° E to the town's land;
then S 52° W by the town's land to a pine tree, the easterly corner bound of lot #8, deeded to Gideon Mayo;
then by said Mayo's lot N 75° W 170 rods to the bound first mentioned.
1. The Peters Plan shows a short shoreline for lot #7 contrary to the deed's description in which lot #7 touches the shore at a point.
2. The copy of the deed in the Registry of Deeds gives this direction incorrectly as "North Westerly".
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