Buxton (Postcard History) by James D. Libby Ph.D. PDF

By James D. Libby Ph.D.

Buxton sits alongside the jap facet of the Saco River in northern York County. The Saco was once instrumental within the town’s institution, as early settlers moved up the river from the cities of Biddeford and Saco and settled at the river’s financial institution at Salmon Falls. Buxton’s population powered their generators from the river and different neighborhood tributaries, and the town’s early villages have been situated close to those generators. Buxton provides classic postcards of the riverside villages of Salmon Falls, Union Falls, Bar generators, West Buxton, and Bonny Eagle, in addition to inland facilities, together with Groveville, Buxton middle, decrease nook, Duck Pond, and different hamlets. Postcard pictures of Buxton from the 12 months 1895 ahead supply helpful perception into the lifestyles and occasions of the electorate of this onetime commercial center.

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