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Casco Bay

[kas-koh] /ˈkæs koʊ/
a bay in SW Maine. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Many of the beautiful islands in Casco Bay had a few English settlers upon them.

    King Philip John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
  • A passel of city kids ter come hyar and think they kin run things in Casco Bay!

  • He was made chairman of a commission to negotiate a treaty with the Indians of Casco Bay.

  • The city is built upon a small peninsula rising out of Casco Bay, to a mean central elevation of more than one hundred feet.

  • "It looks that way—especially after what happened on Casco Bay," returned Dick.

    The Rover Boys in the Air Edward Stratemeyer
  • The settlements about Casco Bay refused to submit until 1658, when they also acknowledged the authority of Massachusetts.

    The Colonization of North America Herbert Eugene Bolton
  • They must be going up to Portland and Casco Bay, or further.

    The Rover Boys Down East Arthur M. Winfield
  • He early applied for leave to quit Casco Bay with the property belonging to himself and copartnery.

  • A summer haunt on an island in Casco Bay is the background for this romance.

    The Blue Wall Richard Washburn Child
  • Portland is very favorably situated in this regard, as Casco Bay is a noted fishing center for lobsters.

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