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History of West Paris, Maine, USA

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West Paris, Maine, USA

West Paris, Oxford, Maine, USA
"West Paris is a friendly community located on Route 26 in the foothills of Western Maine. Our current population is 1,812. Our town was set off from the neighboring town of Paris and incorporated in 1957.

When you visit be sure to stop and see scenic Snow Falls."


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  • 1779 - Settled
    Paris - First settled in 1779, the land was considered superior for pasturage and hay crops, and orchards were large and productive.

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  • West Paris, Maine, USA

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  • 1906
    West Paris, a post-village in Paris township (town), Oxford co., Me., on the Grand Trunk R., 55 miles N. by W. of Portland. It has a packing-house...Read MORE...


  • West Paris, Maine, USA
    Univ. Church
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  • West Paris, Maine, USA
    Mollyockett Motel
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  • 1957 - Incorporated
    Originally part of Paris, West Paris incorporated and held their first town meeting on January 2, 1958



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  • 1779 - Settled
    Paris - First settled in 1779, the land was considered superior for pasturage and hay crops, and orchards were large and productive.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1906
    West Paris, a post-village in Paris township (town), Oxford co., Me., on the Grand Trunk R., 55 miles N. by W. of Portland. It has a packing-house... Read MORE...

  • 1957 - Incorporated
    Originally part of Paris, West Paris incorporated and held their first town meeting on January 2, 1958

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