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Dracut, Massachusetts, USA

Dracut, Middlesex, MA

Dracut was granted separation from Chelmsford, and was officially incorporated as a town on February 26, 1701.

Dracut includes: Kenwood, Navy Yard, New Boston, Riverdale, Belle Grove, Brookside, Collinsville, and Elesmere.
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  • 1664 - Dracut is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1701 - Dracut is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1845 - DRACUT. [Pop. 2,188. Inc. 1702.]
    This is chiefly an agricultural town, situated on the north bank of the Merrimack, opposite Lowell, where it finds a market for its produce.

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  • 1848 - Dracut
    This town was incorporated in 1701. This is principally an agricultural town, on the north bank of the Merrimac. This town has a tolerably good soil, ...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Dracut
    Dracut, a post-township of Middlesex county, Massachusetts, on the north side of Merrimack river, about 25 miles N. by W. from Boston. Population,...Read MORE...


  • 1859
    DRACUT, a township of Middlesex co., in the state of Massachusetts, U.S., 27 m. NNW of Boston, on the N side of the Merrimac river opposite Lowell,...Read MORE...


  • Dracut Massachusetts, 1890
    Dracut is a pleasant farming and manufacturing town, forming the northeast corner of Middlesex County, 27 miles northwest of Boston. It has Lowell...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Dracut
    Dracut, drà'küt, a post-township of Middlesex co., Mass., about 27 miles N.N.W. of Boston. It is bounded on the S. by the Merrimac River, which...Read MORE...


  • Dracut, Massachusetts, USA
    Brook Falls
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  • 1916
    Dracnt, a post-township (town) of Middlesex co., Mass., about 27 miles NNW. of Boston. It is bounded on the S. by the Merrimac River, which separates ...Read MORE...


  • Dracut, Massachusetts, USA
    Princeton Inn, Nashua Road, Dracut, Mass.
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  • Dracut, Massachusetts, USA
    Lakeview Park
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  • 1957 - April 18 - A dust devil near Dracut MA lifted a small child three feet into the air, and rolled two other children on the ground. Fortunately none of the three were hurt.

    The Weather Channel



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  • 1664 - Dracut is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1701 - Dracut is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1845 - DRACUT. [Pop. 2,188. Inc. 1702.]
    This is chiefly an agricultural town, situated on the north bank of the Merrimack, opposite Lowell, where it finds a market for its produce.

    ... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Dracut
    This town was incorporated in 1701. This is principally an agricultural town, on the north bank of the Merrimac. This town has a tolerably good soil, ... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Dracut
    Dracut, a post-township of Middlesex county, Massachusetts, on the north side of Merrimack river, about 25 miles N. by W. from Boston. Population,... Read MORE...

  • 1859
    DRACUT, a township of Middlesex co., in the state of Massachusetts, U.S., 27 m. NNW of Boston, on the N side of the Merrimac river opposite Lowell,... Read MORE...

  • Dracut Massachusetts, 1890
    Dracut is a pleasant farming and manufacturing town, forming the northeast corner of Middlesex County, 27 miles northwest of Boston. It has Lowell... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Dracut
    Dracut, drà'küt, a post-township of Middlesex co., Mass., about 27 miles N.N.W. of Boston. It is bounded on the S. by the Merrimac River, which... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Dracnt, a post-township (town) of Middlesex co., Mass., about 27 miles NNW. of Boston. It is bounded on the S. by the Merrimac River, which separates ... Read MORE...

  • 1957 - April 18 - A dust devil near Dracut MA lifted a small child three feet into the air, and rolled two other children on the ground. Fortunately none of the three were hurt.

    The Weather Channel

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