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Dale Potter-Clark
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Local history buff and amateur genealogist
Local history buff and amateur genealogist

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BEAN, Joshua, Jr. ~ 1790 U.S. Census Winthrop 6-2-5
First let me give some background on Joshua Bean (1741-1814) and what we believe led him from Gilmanton, NH to Readfield, Maine. My Readfield Corner research partner, Bill Adams, discovered AARON Bean when digging into old Readfield deeds on Church Road pro...
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Due for release in December, 2018. Reserve your copy now!
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Readfield History Walk #50 ~ Veterans' Day March and Ceremony
  The 3rd Maine Infantry (Civil War re-enactors) marching from Readfield Corner Cemetery during the  2017 event. More than 100 people followed by foot and vehicles and will be invited to do the same again this year. An event honoring all Veterans will be ...
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Readfield History Walk #49 ~ Whittier Cemetery and "W Corner"
In this history we walk will walk "W Corner" and visit Whittier Cemetery on South Road (intersection South / Tallwood / Beaver Dam Roads). W Corner has been dubbed that by Readfield historian Dale Potter-Clark because in the earliest days of Readfield's his...
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Readfield History Walk #49 ~ Whittier Cemetery and "W Corner"
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5th, 2018 Bill Rourke will be our host for this history walk. Details will be coming soon. In the meantime, please mark your calendars!
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READFIELD HISTORY WALK #48 ~ Readfield Depot Village of Days Long Ago
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018 10:00am-12noon Join us to learn some of what Readfield Depot village was like long ago. In those days the railroad depot was still present and trains, carrying passengers and cargo, stopped several times a day. There were stores, a...
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READFIELD HISTORY WALK #47 ~ Union Meeting House, then on to Readfield Corner Cemetery
Friday, June 15th 10am-12noon Meet at Gile Hall, 8 Old Kents Hill Road by 10am. PLEASE do not park directly in front of the building - leave those parking spots open for town hall patrons. There is also parking available in the grassy area on the opposite /...
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READFIELD HISTORY WALK #46 ~ FACTORY SQUARE
Friday, May 18, 2018 10am-12:00 noon Meet at Readfield Town Office, 8 Old Kents Hill Road by 10am. From there we will walk to the lower dam, on Factory Square, There we will view the old lower dam (there were four at one time) and learn about recent efforts...
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READFIELD HISTORY WALKS - SPRING 2018
Dates for two spring walks. Mark
your calendars for: Friday, May 18 th 10am-12noon Friday, June 15 th 10am-12noon Details will be coming soon!!
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Senior Cafe Readfield History Presentations Slated for 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018 ~ 9:30-11:00am "The Day Readfield Corner Burned" by Dale Potter-Clark Readfield Corner was once a bustling business center where groceries, shoes, clothing, millinery, hardware, carriages and even coffins and gravestones could be p...
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