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Greenwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
*TOWN NO LONGER EXISTS DUE TO THE CREATION OF THE QUABBIN RESERVOIR

"Greenwich, a post-township of Hampshire county, Massachusetts, on the W. side of Swift river, about 80 miles W. of Boston. Population, 838."

A New and Complete Gazetteer of the United States: Giving a Full and Comprehensive Review of the Present Condition, Industry, and Resources of the American Confederacy ...
Thomas Baldwin (of Philadelphia.)
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1854
Philadelphia : Lippincott, Grambo & Company 1854.

"Greenwich, a post-village of Hampshire co., Mass., on Swift River, 30 miles by rail N.E. of Springfield. It has a church. , Pop. of the township, 526."

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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  • 18. GREENWICH. [Pop. 824 Inc. 1754.]
    Greenwich is situated on the east and west sources of Swift river, and originally included a part of Plainfield.

    Some woollen cloth,...Read MORE...


  • News 1846 - Serious Accident
    A Mr. David Lincoln, with his wife and brother, Sylvester Lincoln, of Greenwich, were riding into our village in a buggy, last Wednesday, the forward ...Read MORE...


  • 1859
    GREENWICH, a township in Hampshire co., in Massachusetts, 75 m. W of Boston. Pop. 824.
    A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Publisher A. Fullarton, 1859

  • News 1889 - A fire on the 19th destroyed the Greenwich Hotel, which had for some eighty years been one of the landmarks of the village of Greenwich, Mass.

    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    February 23, 1889

  • Greenwich Massachusetts, 1890
    Greenwich is a narrow town occupying a long space on the eastern side of Hampshire County, and near its north line. It is about 73 miles west of...Read MORE...


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  • Greenwich, Massachusetts, USA*
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  • Greenwich, Massachusetts, USA*
    Looking downstream from Hale's Bridge, Greenwich, Mass.
  • 1916
    Greenwich, a post-village of Hampshire co., Mass., on the Swift River, 30 miles by rail NE. of Springfield. Pop. of the township (town) in 1900, 491.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher



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  • 18. GREENWICH. [Pop. 824 Inc. 1754.]
    Greenwich is situated on the east and west sources of Swift river, and originally included a part of Plainfield.

    Some woollen cloth,... Read MORE...

  • News  1846 - Serious Accident
    A Mr. David Lincoln, with his wife and brother, Sylvester Lincoln, of Greenwich, were riding into our village in a buggy, last Wednesday, the forward ... Read MORE...

  • 1859
    GREENWICH, a township in Hampshire co., in Massachusetts, 75 m. W of Boston. Pop. 824. A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Publisher A. Fullarton, 1859
  • News  1889 - A fire on the 19th destroyed the Greenwich Hotel, which had for some eighty years been one of the landmarks of the village of Greenwich, Mass.
    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    February 23, 1889
  • Greenwich Massachusetts, 1890
    Greenwich is a narrow town occupying a long space on the eastern side of Hampshire County, and near its north line. It is about 73 miles west of... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Greenwich, a post-village of Hampshire co., Mass., on the Swift River, 30 miles by rail NE. of Springfield. Pop. of the township (town) in 1900, 491. Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher
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