Durham, New Hampshire Map

old map
A Plan taken by D. Smith, April 1805
(New Hampshire Map Collection, Special Collections, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH)

The map illustrates various features of Durham at the beginning of the 19th century:

  • red spot on the map indicates the location of most shipbuilding activities
  • brown lines indicate some of the major roads
  • blue areas indicate water (i.e., rivers, marshes, and the bay area)
  • yellow lines indicate the boundary of the town as of 1805