Orleans county. First settled, 1800. It lies 50 miles N.E. from Montpelier and 15 N.N.E. from Irasburgh. Population, 1830, 331. Knowlton's lake, a handsome sheet of water, containing a variety of fish, lies in this town. It is 4 miles in length, and 2 in breadth, and empties into Clyde river.