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John Hunter Tavern, Topsham-Bowdoinham Road (State Route 24), Topsham, Sagadahoc County, ME

John Hunter Tavern, Topsham-Bowdoinham Road (State Route 24), Topsham, Sagadahoc County, ME



Significance: Stated to have been the oldest building in the Brunswick-Topsham area, structure was tavern on stage route from Brunswick to Bowdoinham, Richmond and beyond. Building was large unaltered; was in semi-collapsing condition in 1962. Original trim, paneling, exterior cornice and fenestration framing were typical of mid-18th century.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-55
Survey number: HABS ME-111
Building/structure dates: after. 1700- before. 1799 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1964 Demolished



Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Hunter, John
Peterich, Gerda
Green, Samuel M
Reeves, F Blair
DeSilets, Robert L
Braun, Wolfgang G
Peacock, Thomas E


Topsham (Me.)43.96589, -69.91118
Google Map of 43.9658927, -69.9111837


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