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Common Land Total 2,872 Acres

1000 Acres being the whole of Frye's Island, granted to Moses Pearson by vote of the Proprietors' on May 4, 1768: Pearson's heirs to Andrew Titcomb, 1/5, May 21, 1791, 33/33; Pearson's heirs to Anna Titcomb, 1/5; Benjamin Titcomb to Andrew Titcomb, 1/5, September 28, 1790, 17/325; Andrew Titcomb and Daniel Dole, Jr. to Andrew Titcomb, division, 1/5, November 12, 1790, 17/402, Elizabeth Wise to Jonathan Webb, 1/5, 178 , 20/190; Benjamin Titcomb's heirs to Luther Fitch, 1/5, December 19, 1828, 118/128; Samuel Deane, 1/5, 1818, 81/168.

1000 acres, commonly called the Plain, between Sebago Pond and Gorham, sold to Woodbury Storer, October 4, 1804, 44/352.

320 Acres, being a strip between the Town of Baldwin and Standish lots Nos. 35, 36, 55, 56, 75, 76, 103 and 104, all in the Third Division, running from the Saco River to Sebago Pond, sold to Samuel Butts and Abraham Webb, September 29, 1813, 67/408.

200 Acres, bordering on the Gorham Line and Route 114 being the Mill Priviledge, granted to Ebenezar Shaw by vote of the Proprietors on March 16, 1763; Ebenezar Shaw to Josiah Shaw, 10 acres, June 8, 1771, 7/386; Ebenezar Shaw to Sargent Shaw, 47 and 7 and 6 acres, June 10, 1771, 7/51; Ebenezar to Ebenezar Shaw, Jr., 50 acres, February 2, 1780, 10/417; Ebenezar to Peter Moulton, 1/2 acre, February 2, 1780, 10/495; Ebenezar to Sargent Shaw, 6-1/4 acres, February 2, 1780, 11/212; Ebenezar to Sargent Shaw, 42-1/2 acres, February 2, 1780, 11/212; Ebenezar to Ebenezar Shaw, Jr., 30 acres, March 2, 1782, 12/372; Ebenezar to Sargent Shaw, November 20, 1803, 60/443.

64 Acres, bounded on the southwest by the Saco River, northeast by Right 72 Lot 79 in the Second Division, northwest by Right 111 Lot 98 in the Second Division, and southwest by Right 102 Lot 77 in the Second Division, given to the School as partial replacement for 30-acre Lot No. 37, by vote of the Proprietors on July 15, 1776, sold to Joseph Woods pursuant to a vote of the Proprietors on July 15, 1776, to sell the school lots, by a deed dated July 2, 1801, 39/476. Joshua Freeman and Elizabeth Wise, for what their hundred acre Lots Right 111 Lot No. 98 and Right 59 Lot No. 99, both in the Second Division fall short of 100 acres, February 7, 1792.

50 acres bounded on the northwest by Sebago Pond, on the southeast by Right 101 Lot 49 and Right 51 Lot 50, on the south by Right 8 Lot 48, and on the north by Right 6 Lot 64, all in the Second Division, sold to Nathaniel Dunn.
     Christopher Dunn to Jonathan Ward, 50 acres on the Neck between Right 101 and Lot 49 in the Second Division, and Sebago Pond, February 11, 1803, 46/168; Ward to William Cummings, 50 acres near Sebago Pond, February 11, 1803, 46/169.

45 acres bounded by Sebago Pond, Right 20 Lot 24 and Right 61 Lot 25, both in the Second Division, and Right 100 Lot 90, Right 23 Lot 116, and Right 28 Lot 122 in the Third Division, was subdivided into smaller lots.

          George Gray to Theodore Thompson, common and undivided land lying at the foot of the southeast half of Right 20 Lot 24, in the Second Division, June 12, 1830, 124/118.
     George Gray to Theodore Thompson, common and undivided land lying at the foot of the southeast half of Right 20 Lot 24 being the width of said lot to the Pond, March 28, 1833, 134/52 (probably a re-recording of the above lot).
     Theodore Thompson to Thomas Thompson, 100 acres more or less, bounded southeast by a Town Road, northwest by Joseph Webster's Farm (Right 20 Lot 24) where James Smith now lives), northeast by Sebago Pond (including a piece of common land lying at the foot of Webster's land, Right 20 Lot 23, which he purchased of George Gray, and my farm, and on the southeast by Samuel Hawkes' land (Right 61 Lot 25), which he purchased of Stephen Longfellow) also 1/2 of the 100 acre lot in the Third Division bot of said George Gray (in common with John Freeman), May 13, 1833, 146/194.
     George Gray to Joshua Littlefield, common land lying at the foot of Right 61 Lot 25 in the Second Division, February 26, 1827, 113/216.
     15 acres lying between the 50 acres on which J. Sands and Joshua Littlefield now lives (Right 61 Lot 25 in the Second Division), and Sebago Pond, which was sold by the Standish Proprietors to Isaac Davis, December 9, 1824, 108/343).
     Josiah Moses to Edmund Whitney, 1/2 in common and undivided with John Smith on Sebago Pond-see deed from Proprietors' Committee for sale of Common lands, May 3, 1828. 
	James Swett to Proprietors of Standish, 2 pieces of common land lying at the foot of 100 acre Right 20 Lot 24 and Sebago Pond, and one lying at the foot of 50 acres, which James Smith now lives on, being 30 acres, being the common land on Sebago Pond that is surrounded by Right 20 Lot 24 and Right 61 Lot 25, both in the Second Division, and Right 100 Lot 90, Right 23 Lot 116, and Right 28 Lot 122 in the Third Division, December 9, 1824, 101/456.

40 acres, Collector to Phineas Ingalls, a piece of common land lying on the southeast side of Right 54 Lot 65 and Right 99 Lot 66 in the Third Division, June 11, 1838, 173/198, also lying between Right 45 Lot 12 and Right 13 Lot 13 in the Second Division sold to William Boyd?

30 acres granted to Moses Pearson in the Plains between Sebago
Pond and Gorham, abutting lot 136 (beginning at the Northerly corner of lot Number 36 thence northeast 42 rods adjoining said road leading to the Pond, thence N 80o E 50 rods, thence southeast so far as a southwest line to Lot 136, July 15, 1776and the Northeast Road, by vote of the Proprietors on October 1, 1768, to replace five-acre Lots 13 and 14, and as shown on the Proprietors' Plan in CCRD Planbook 17 Page 16. Samuel Dean to Charles Hall, March 3, 1801, two five-acre lots in the thirty-acre Lots Numbered 1 and 30, 34/195.

30 acres, bounded by Lots 133 and 140 in the First Division, and Right 22 Lot 85 and Right 34 Lot 71 in the Second Division, given to the School as partial replacement for 30-acre Lot 37, July 15, 1776.

30 Acres, being Indian Island, sold to Richard Nason, December 9, 1824, 106/362. Nason's notes sold to Nathan Winslow, March 5, 1828.

30 acres bounded on the northwest by Right 93 Lot 12, and Right 90 lot 13, both in the Third Division, sold to Stephen Smith, December 9, 1824, 101/457 (common by Watchic Pond). Smith's notes sold to Nathan Winslow, March 5, 1828.

23 acres bounded on the west by the Saco River, on the east by Right 80 Lot 32, on the north by Right 75 Lot 33, and on the south by Right 21 lot 17, all in the Third Division, sold to Jerusha M. Higgins, December 9, 1824, 101/460. Higgins notes sold to Nathan Winslow, March 5, 1828.

22 acres, Proprietors sold to Capt. Uriah Paine, a small piece by Great Washeag Pond; Peter Sanborn to Isaac Saltmansh Spring, 22 acres on the southwest side of Lot 140, April 18, 1816, 74/377.

5 acres beginning at the north corner of a piece owned by John Deane, Esq., by a county road to Baldwin thence southwest by said Deane's line to Caleb Philbrick's land to Great Washeag Pond, thence north up said Pond so far as to include half a piece of about 10 acres set off to Deacon Jonathan Philbrick, thence northeast throughout the middle of said piece to the County Road opposite to Capt. Uriah Paine's, thence southeast to the first bounds, sold to Caleb P. Philbrick, April 25, 1825, 133/283.

To Caleb P. Philbrick, a piece adjoining the piece sold to Daniel Paine, for note; See 5-acre lot to Uriah Paine.


Ref. George Gray Lot 

Simon Elliot to James Smith, southeast 1/2 of Right 20 Lot 24, October 9, 1823.

James Smith to Thomas Smith, southeast 1/2 of Right 20 Lot 24, which he purchased of Simon Elliot on October 9, 1823, November 19, 1823, 98/347.

30 acres lying at the foot of 50 acres on which James Smith now lives, being the southeast half of Right 20 Lot 24 in the Second Division, sold to James Swett, December 9, 1824, 101/456.

Thomas Smith to George Gray, the southeast half of Right 20 Lot 24 in the Second Division, 50 acres, April 16, 1825, 113/510; Thomas Smith to James Smith, northwest half of Right 20 Lot 24 in the Second Division, 50 acres, said lot lies lengthwise adjoining land of Lemuel Rich on the north side and the northeast half of the said lot on the southeast side, July 8, 1826, 124/119.

John and James Smith to Joseph Webster, Right 20 Lot 24 in the Second Division, 40 acres, September 30, 1826, 104/683.

James Smith to Joseph Webster, 14 acres of the west end of Right 20 Lot 24 in the Second Division, June 10, 1829, 118/357.

James Smith to Joseph Webster, north half of Right 20 Lot 24 in the Second Division, June 12, 1830, 124/118.

Joseph Smith to James Sands.

James Sands to Joshua Littlefield, southeast half of Right 61 Lot 25 in the Second Division, which he purchased of Joseph Smith, November 17, 1818, 98/100.

William Hasty to Hiram Hasty

Hiram Hasty to Joshua Littlefield, 25 acres of Right 121 Lot 21 in the Second Division, which he bought of William Hasty, November 25, 1824, 100/547.

John Decker to William Hasty, beginning at a corner by the Pond between said premises and Simon Moulton's land (southeast 1/2 of Right 43 Lot 20), thence by the shore of the Pond to Sticky River by Jacob Ashton's (Right 117 Lot 26) to John Halls (30 acres of Right 43 Lot 20 in the Second Division), thence northeast to the Pond, being 45 acres of Right 43 Lot 20.
     Also 25 acres of Right 61 Lot 25 in the Second Division, lying between land of Jacob Ashton and Stephen Longfellow, March 28, 1811, 64/399.

David Decker to John Hall, 30 acres of Right 43 Lot 20, October 1, 1807, 76/186.

William Hasty to Hiram Hasty, beginning at a corner between said premises and Simon Moulton's land (southeast half of Right 43 Lot 20), thence by the shore of the Pond to Sticky River, thence southwest by land of Jacob Ashton, Esq., (Right 117 Lot 26), to John Hall's land (30 acres of Right 43 Lot 20), thence south across said lot to Simon Moulton's land (southeast 1/2 of Right 43 Lot 20), thence northeast to the Pond aforesaid, being 45 acres or all of the Right 24 Lot 20 in the Second Division not sold to David Decker.
     Also 25 acres more or less, of Right 121 lot 21 in the Second division, between land of said Ashton (Right 117 Lot 26), and Stephen Longfellow, Esq. (1/2 of Right 61 Lot 25), to contain all of said lot not sold to said Decker and Benoni Wood, April 28, 1821, 91/185.

Stephen Hinckley to Simon Moulton, southeast 1/2 of Right 43 Lot 20, March 15, 1797, 30/215.

Proprietors to Deacon Philbrick, 3 acres lying between Deacon Philbrick's Lot No. 45 (This would be Lot 45 in the First Division) and the Gorham Line, April 28, 1774.

Philbrick's Notes sold to Nathan Winslow, March 5, 1828.

5 acres, beginning at the east corner of land in the occupancy of John Deane, Esq., thence southeast so far as to include 1/2 of 10 acres set off to Deacon Jonathan Philbrick in a division with John Deane, Esq., thence southeast through the middle of said parcel to Great Washeag Pond, thence north by said Pond to a piece set off to John Deane, Esq., in the division mentioned, bounded by the new county road, sold to Capt. Uriah Paine, April 25, 1825, 176/171.

Proprietors to Daniel Paine, a small piece lately in the occupancy of John Deane, Esq., May 3, 1825. Note on this lot was sold by Proprietors to Nathan Winslow, March 5, 1828.

Other lots not previously sold, including but not limited to the two listed below, were sold to William Boyd, February 27, 1828, 111/417.

William Boyd to Green Cram, 10 acre common lot between Right 101 Lot 11, Right 93 Lot 12 and Right 90 Lot 13, all in the Third Division, and the northwest shore of Great Watchic Pond, December 31, 1832, 160/253. See Cassander Cram, Sarah Cram, Angelia Cram and Arietta Cram, 50 acres next to 11, 12 and 13 on the north and Watchic Pond on the south, March 31, 1851, 323/484. Also see Green Cram to Cassander Cram, January 26, 1864, 230/240.

Great Islands in Great Watchic Pond
     William Boyd to Samuel O. Paine, all the 4 islands lying in Great Watchic Pond, June 24, 1848, 210/104.



Note: Some of these islands may have been created when the lake was dammed by the paper mill.

These were not included:

     5 islands in Rich's Mill Pond (these were included in that 100 acre lot, as the mill pond is man made, and didn't exist at that time.)

These islands in Sebago Lake since they were part of a marsh before the Paper Mill dammed the Presumscot River and raised the level of the lake (and hence were part of the corresponding lots):
     Harvester
     Loon
     Meadow



The following islands in Sebago Lake:

          Twin Pines (or Peanut) (This was taken by Emminent Domain by the Portland Water District. It was owned by Dennis DeCormier or owners unknown, June 5, 1915. Planbook 13 Page 16.)
9 Dingley Islands
Swan Island (in Island Cove on the Cape)
Squaw Island (between the Cape and the southerly shore of Sebago Pond)
Papoose Island (near the cove on the Cape).
A strip of common land between Right 45 Lot 12, Right 13 Lot 13, both in the Second Division, and Right 54 Lot 65 and Right 99 Lot 66, both in the Third Division.
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