Washington county. This is a maritime township, and comprises Dyer's Bay, which sets up from the sea about 9 miles, and contains a number of good harbors. This bay lies between Little Menan Point and Goldsborough harbor. It is about a mile wide at its mouth.
Steuben is a place of considerable ship building, and a number of vessels are owned here, employed in the coasting trade and fishery. Narraguagus river passes its northeastern border.