Somerset county. This is a town of excellent soil, and a branch of Sebasticook river rises in the S.E. corner. The inhabitants are generally good and thriving farmers. Pittsfield was incorporated in 1819. Wheat crop, 1837, 4,869 bushels. Population, 1830, 609; 1837, 836. It lies 38 miles N.N.E. from Augusta and 20 E. from Norridgewock.