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In the Heart of Harpswell

Up hill and down dale, by meadows and stands of forests, Rt 123 meanders down the Harpswell peninsula.  Leave Brunswick on Rt 123, the Harpswell Neck Road, and almost immediately you are in a rural area.   There are no fast … Continue reading

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It’s 10:00 PM; Do You Know Where Your Cows Are?

It’s 10:00 PM; do you know where your cows are? This might seem like a silly question, but in colonial America,  stray animals were a serious problem.  Individual farms were close together, dictated by the need for security. Fences were rare because … Continue reading

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