Essex county. This town was first settled in 1780. Population, 1830, 160. It lies on the W. side of Connecticut river, and has some excellent mill sites on the waters of Nulhegan river and Wheeler and Paul's streams. There are some beautiful ponds in town, and a mineral spring is said to contain medicinal virtues. It is 55 miles N.E. from Montpelier, 14 N. from Guildhall, and opposite to Stratford, N.H.