Deeds of Mount Desert Island
Peters Plan - G8


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(updated 27 May 2018)





183:51–53
   Date: 1 March 1882
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Charles Willing and Phones Pemberton (trustees of the estate of William Bingham)
   Grantees: Eugene Hale, Lucilius A. Emery, Lewis W. Hodgkins, Daniel W. Brewer, and Everard H. Greely
   Description: 60 acres along east shore of Eagle Lake; Lot No. 57 on Peters Plan
      Beginning on the eastern shore of Young’s Pond (so-called) at the south corner of lot No. 50 of the allotment of lands of the Bingham Estate in Eden township, conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr.;
      then along the southeast line of said lot N 45° E 80 perches;
      then along the southwest line of lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins, S 45° E 70 perches;
      then along line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer, S 45° W to the shore of Young’s Pond aforesaid;
      then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof (in the main northerly) to the place of beginning.
      Said lot is otherwise and more particularly described as follows, to wit:-
         Beginning on the east shore of Eagle Lake at an iron bolt in the south corner of Lot No. 50 of the allotment of the Bingham Estate in Eden Township aforesaid conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr., now owned by William M. Roberts;
         then N 45° E, but everywhere following the southeasterly line of said lot No. 50, 1320 feet to an iron bolt at the northwest corner of land of the estate of T. L. Roberts, which land is a portion of Lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins above referred to;
         then S 45° E, but everywhere following the southwest line of said land of Roberts’ Estate, and land of William H. Puffer, 1155 feet to a stone post at the southwest corner of said land of Puffer and in the northwest line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer above referred to;
         then S 45° W 4356 feet to a piece of iron pipe in the eastern shore of said Eagle Lake and in said Gilmore and Brewer line;
         then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof, in the main northerly, to the place of beginning.
   Note: Together with a right of way, for all purposes of a way, over the road as now laid out from the Eagle Lake Road to the said lot of land No. 57, as above described, reserving, however, for himself, his heirs and assigns, a right of way, for all purposes of a way, over the road as now laid out across said Lot No. 57 in a southerly direction to the southerly line of said Lot No. 57.
   Grantors obtained this parcel via: ???:???
   Grantees disposed of this parcel via 386:40–42 and 386:244–246

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386:40–42
   Date: 20 November 1902
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Eugene Hale, Lewis W. Hodgkins, Lucilius A. Emery, and Everard H. Greely
   Grantee: William M. Roberts
   Description: four undivided fifth parts of Lot No. 57 on Peters Plan
   Grantors obtained this parcel via: 183:51–53
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 464:474–476

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386:244–246
   Date: 19 December 1902
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantors: Frank L. Brewer (individually and as trustee of the estate of Daniel W. Brewer)
   Grantee: William M. Roberts
   Description: one undivided fifth part of Lot No. 57 on Peters Plan
   Grantors obtained this parcel via: 183:51–53
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 464:474–476

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464:474–476
   Date: 8 December 1909
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantor: William M. Roberts
   Grantee: Andrew Stroud Rodick
   Description: 60 acres along east shore of Eagle Lake; Lot No. 57 on Peters Plan
      Beginning on the eastern shore of Young’s Pond (formerly so-called, now known as Eagle Lake) at the south corner of lot No. 50 of the allotment of lands of the Bingham Estate in Eden township, conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr.;
      then along the southeast line of said lot N 45° E 80 perches;
      then along the southwest line of lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins, S 45° E 70 perches;
      then along line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer, S 45° W to the shore of Young’s Pond (now Eagle Lake) aforesaid;
      then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof (in the main northerly) to the place of beginning.
      Said lot is otherwise and more particularly described as follows, to wit:-
         Beginning on the east shore of Eagle Lake at an iron bolt in the south corner of Lot No. 50 of the allotment of the Bingham Estate in Eden Township aforesaid conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr., now owned by William M. Roberts;
         then N 45° E, but everywhere following the southeasterly line of said lot No. 50, 1320 feet to an iron bolt at the northwest corner of land of the estate of T. L. Roberts, which land is a portion of Lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins above referred to;
         then S 45° E, but everywhere following the southwest line of said land of Roberts’ Estate, and land of William H. Puffer, 1155 feet to a stone post at the southwest corner of said land of Puffer and in the northwest line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer above referred to;
         then S 45° W 4356 feet to a piece of iron pipe in the eastern shore of said Eagle Lake and in said Gilmore and Brewer line;
         then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof, in the main northerly, to the place of beginning.
   Note: Together with a right of way, for all purposes of a way, over the road as now laid out from the Eagle Lake Road to the said lot of land No. 57, as above described, reserving, however, for himself, his heirs and assigns, a right of way, for all purposes of a way, over the road as now laid out across said Lot No. 57 in a southerly direction to the southerly line of said Lot No. 57.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via: 386:40–42 and 386:244–246
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 472:65–67

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472:65–67
   Date: 23 July 1910
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantor: Andrew Stroud Rodick
   Grantee: George B. Dorr
   Description: 60 acres along east shore of Eagle Lake; Lot No. 57 on Peters Plan
      Beginning on the eastern shore of Young’s Pond (formerly so-called, now known as Eagle Lake) at the south corner of lot No. 50 of the allotment of lands of the Bingham Estate in Eden township, conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr.;
      then along the southeast line of said lot N 45° E 80 perches;
      then along the southwest line of lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins, S 45° E 70 perches;
      then along line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer, S 45° W to the shore of Young’s Pond (now Eagle Lake) aforesaid;
      then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof (in the main northerly) to the place of beginning.
      Said lot is otherwise and more particularly described as follows, to wit:-
         Beginning on the east shore of Eagle Lake at an iron bolt in the south corner of Lot No. 50 of the allotment of the Bingham Estate in Eden Township aforesaid conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr., now owned by William M. Roberts;
         then N 45° E, but everywhere following the southeasterly line of said lot No. 50, 1320 feet to an iron bolt at the northwest corner of land of the estate of T. L. Roberts, which land is a portion of Lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins above referred to;
         then S 45° E, but everywhere following the southwest line of said land of Roberts’ Estate, and land of William H. Puffer, 1155 feet to a stone post at the southwest corner of said land of Puffer and in the northwest line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer above referred to;
         then S 45° W 4356 feet to a piece of iron pipe in the eastern shore of said Eagle Lake and in said Gilmore and Brewer line;
         then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof, in the main northerly, to the place of beginning.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via: 464:474–476
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 478:216–220

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478:216–220
   Date: 23 March 1911
   Town: Bar Harbor
   Grantor: George B. Dorr
   Grantee: Hancock Trustees of Public Reservations
   Description: 60 acres along east shore of Eagle Lake; Lot No. 57 on Peters Plan
      Beginning on the eastern shore of Young’s Pond (formerly so-called, now known as Eagle Lake) at the south corner of lot No. 50 of the allotment of lands of the Bingham Estate in Eden township, conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr.;
      then along the southeast line of said lot N 45° E 80 perches;
      then along the southwest line of lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins, S 45° E 70 perches;
      then along line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer, S 45° W to the shore of Young’s Pond (now Eagle Lake) aforesaid;
      then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof (in the main northerly) to the place of beginning.
      Said lot is otherwise and more particularly described as follows, to wit:-
         Beginning on the east shore of Eagle Lake at an iron bolt in the south corner of Lot No. 50 of the allotment of the Bingham estate in Eden Township aforesaid conveyed to Stephen Higgins, Jr., now owned by William M. Roberts;
         then N 45° E, but everywhere following the southeasterly line of said lot No. 50, 1320 feet to an iron bolt at the northwest corner of land of the estate of T. L. Roberts, which land is a portion of Lot No. 56 conveyed to Oliver Higgins above referred to;
         then S 45° E, but everywhere following the southwest line of said land of Roberts’ Estate, and land of William H. Puffer, 1155 feet to a stone post at the southwest corner of said land of Puffer and in the northwest line of land conveyed to John D. Gilmore and Edward Brewer above referred to;
         then S 45° W 4356 feet to a piece of iron pipe in the eastern shore of said Eagle Lake and in said Gilmore and Brewer line;
         then along said shore by the several courses and distances thereof, in the main northerly, to the place of beginning.
   Note: Other parcels were conveyed by this deed.
   Grantor obtained this parcel via: 472:65–67
   Grantee disposed of this parcel via 568:509–521, the deed that conveyed to the U.S.A. the original land of the Sieur de Monts National Monument, which became Acadia National Park.

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