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Scituate, Massachusetts, USA

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Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA

"Scituate, sit'u-āt, or Scituate Harbor, a post-vil lage in Scituate township, Plymouth co., Mass., on the Atlantic Ocean, nearly 1 mile from the Old Colony Railroad, and 27 miles E.S.E. of Boston. It has several churches, a savings-bank, and manufactories of boots and shoes. It has a rocky shore formed of syenite or granite. The township contains also villages named North Scituate and West Scituate, and a pop of 2318."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott

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Pilot Boat, "Columbia" , wrecked Nov. 17, 1898, Scituate, Mass.

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The Old LIght, Scituate, Mass.

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1627 - Scituate founded

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In 1640 Isaac Stedman dammed the First Herring Brook and built a sawmill beside the pond.

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1810 - In the year 1810 the United States Congress voted $4000 to build a lighthouse at Scituate Harbor.
The Light, of split granite blocks with a one and one half story house attached, was activated in...Read MORE...

3. SCITUATE. [Pop. 3,886. Inc. 1636.]
Scituate is supposed to be a corruption of the Indian word Satuit, meaning Cold Brook....Read MORE...

News  1880 - Best Butter Cow
The Jersey Belle, owned by a Mr. Ellms, of Scituate, Mass., is claimed to be the best "butter cow"...Read MORE...

Scituate Massachusetts, 1890
Scituate lies in the northeast part of Plymouth County and is bounded on the north by Cohasset; the ...Read MORE...

1906
Scituate, or Scituate Harbor, a post-village and bathing-resort in Scituate township (towm),...Read MORE...

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