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Paris, Maine, USA (Paris Hill) (South Paris) - 1895 - Paris / Paris Hill


Paris, or Paris Hill, a post-village, capital of Oxford co., Me., in Paris township, about 50 miles N. by E. of Portland, and 2 miles E. of the Grand Trunk Railroad. It is on a hill about 800 feet high, and is surrounded by picturesque scenery. It has a court-house, 2 churches, a news paper office, 2 or 3 hotels, and an academy. The township contains also South Paris. Mount Mica, in Paris township, is remarkable for the abundance and variety of rare minerals which it contains. Fine specimens of tourmaline are found here. Pop. of the township, 2931.

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott

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