ⓘ Winnegance, Maine. Winnegance is an area which includes parts of the towns of West Bath, Phippsburg, and the city of Bath, Maine, United States. It is located i ..

                                     

ⓘ Winnegance, Maine

Winnegance is an area which includes parts of the towns of West Bath, Phippsburg, and the city of Bath, Maine, United States. It is located in Sagadahoc County, near Winnegance Lake and Winnegance Creek.

Winnegance is from the word Winnegansis, the Abenaki "little portage". After Winnegance Creek upstream from the Kennebec, then portaging the canoe a short distance West to Winnegance Bay on the new meadows river allowed the traveler to avoid the rough waters at the mouth of the Kennebec river, and little dot. Now the route crosses private land.

                                     
  • Portland Biddeford, Maine metropolitan statistical area. Winnegance Carrying Place, located between Winnegance Creek on the Kennebec River and Winnegance Bay on the
  • well as Pond Island National Wildlife Refuge. The town includes part of Winnegance Site of the Popham Colony, Phippsburg was - between 1607 and 1608 - the first
  • Orleans. Frisbee died on September 9, 1903, at age 78 and was buried in Winnegance Maine Biography portal American Civil War portal List of American Civil
  • Harpswell now to the west. 3.7 miles 6.0 km south of Gurnet Strait, Winnegance Bay branches to the northeast, and the town of Phippsburg begins to occupy
  • turns, on the west side of Arrowsic Island, roughly opposite the mouth of Winnegance Creek. The light station includes a tower, keeper s house, shed, and oil