Askwith

Name:

Askwith

County:

Piscataquis

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

45°36′58″N 69°50′20″W / 45.616°N 69.839°W / 45.616

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Time Zone:

Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

Comments:

Askwith is a ghost town located in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. Between the towns of Greenville and Rockwood, specifically near Misery Knob, the town had at one time a post office.

Remains:

In 1895 there were no post offices, nor were there express offices; however there was a railroad.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

Askwith has since been renamed to ‘Tarratine’ and discontinued as a railroad station. The railroad that once ran through it has been converted into an ATV trail.

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