Around Dover-Foxcroft (Images of America) by Stephen Rainsford

American History

By Stephen Rainsford

Picturesque Sebec Lake is surrounded via the cities of Dover-Foxcroft, Bowerbank, Sebec, and Willimantic. The area's historical past is going again hundreds of thousands of years to the time whilst Eli Towne walked throughout the woods and have become the 1st settler in Southern Piscataquis. For generations, Dover-Foxcroft has drawn citizens and travelers alike, desirous to benefit from the lake's scenic good looks, take up horse racing on the park, or seize a convey on the opera condo or the superstar Theater. 4 railroad stations served the 5 cities, making the area simply available. within the early years, citizens stumbled on paintings in lots of industries, from the Mayo and Brown woolen generators to the Hughes organ factory.

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