Chadbourne Site, South Berwick 11/05

63. Chadbourne Site, South Berwick  (11/2005)  Easement
A conservation easement on 22 acres was donated by Robin Aikman of Rollinsford, NH. The land is at the junction of the Salmon Falls and Great Works Rivers and was the site of the first water powered sawmill in the Americas, owned by the Chadbournes. Robin Aikman also donated land at Leigh’s Mill (project #43). Purpose is to protect the archeological values and for bird habitat.