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Route 1 Fun Facts
Fun Fact #13

The road that later became Historic Route 1 started as a trail during the 1600s. Burned trees marked the way, crude bridges crossed ravines, and canoe ferries transported goods and people across wider rivers. Later, the first horse carrier service would be established in New Jersey.

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  • Beals Island and Jonesport Nautical Antiques

    6 Cogwell St, Jonesport, ME, 04649

  • Freeport

    30 Main Street, Freeport, ME, 04032
    Phone: (207) 865-4743

  • Hobby Horse Flea Market

    East Main Street Route 1, Searsport, ME, 04974

  • Moody's Diner and Gift Shop

    U.S.Route 1, Waldoboro, ME, 04572
    Phone: (207) 832-7930

  • The Acadian Village

    US Route 1, Van Buren, ME, 04785