Waldo county. This town is 29 miles E. from Augusta and 18 W.S.W. from Belfast. It is watered by large ponds and small streams. The soil is good and produced, in 1837, 2,022 bushels of wheat. Incorporated, 1827. Population, 1837, 804.
A short time since a pine tree was cut in Liberty, which measured 7 feet in diameter, at the stump. It had three branches. The tree was sound, and 10,610 feet of square edged boards were made from it.