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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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  • Aroostock War Fort Kent

    291 West Main Street, Fort Kent, ME, 04743
    Phone: (207) 834-5354

  • Aroostock War Fort Kent Blockhouse

    416 W. Main Street, Fort Kent, ME, 04743
    Phone: (207) 834-9040

  • Bath

    55 Front Street, Bath, ME, 04530
    Phone: (207) 443-8330

  • Baxter State Park

    64 Balsam Drive, Millinocket, ME, 04462
    Phone: (207) 723-5140

  • Beals Island and Jonesport Nautical Antiques

    6 Cogwell St, Jonesport, ME, 04649