Piscataquis county. This town lies 76 miles N. by E. from Augusta, 130 N. by E. from Portland, and about 40 N.N.E. from Norridgewock. It is bounded N. by Monson, E. by Guilford, and S. by Parkman. The Piscataquis river passes nearly through its centre. It was incorporated in 1827. Population, 1837, 649.