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Funeral Homes in Monhegan, ME
We believe that the most valuable thing we own cannot be seen or touched. It is the goodwill of the families we have served and the people who recommend us.
The funeral home was opened in 1930 when David saw something that the community needed. He wanted to set values in the funeral industry and he has managed that. He and his family have lived at the home and built the business to what it is today....
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Facts about Monhegan, Maine
Monhegan is a plantation in Lincoln County, Maine, United States, about 12 nautical miles (22 km) off the mainland. The population was 75 at the 2000 census. The plantation comprises its namesake island and the uninhabited neighboring island of Manana. The island is accessible by mailboat ferry (no automobiles) from Boothbay Harbor, New Harbor and Port Clyde. It was designated a National Natural Landmark for its coastal and island flora in 1966.
As a plantation, Monhegan's governmental status falls between township (unorganized territory) and New England town The island is accessible by mailboat ferry (no automobiles) from Boothbay Harbor, Maine Harbor, New Harbor, Maine Harbor and Port Clyde, Maine Clyde.
The name Monhegan derives from Monchiggon, Algonquian language for "out-to-sea island." European explorers Martin Pring visited in 1603, Samuel de Champlain in 1604, George Weymouth in 1605 and John Smith of Jamestown John Smith in 1614. Much of Monhegan is uninhabited and free to explore on 17 miles (24 kilometers) of dirt hiking trails. Monhegan is a plantation (Maine) on an island of the same name in Lincoln County, Maine County, Maine, United States, about off the coast. Monhegan only recently installed its own source of electricity; the island is still widely regarded as quaint and unspoiled. Summer months bring artists and tourists on a daily ferry to see amazing ocean views and migrating island birds.
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