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Tewksbury, Massachusetts, USA

Tewksbury, Middlesex, MA

Tewksbury was first settled in 1637 and was officially incorporated in 1734 from Billerica. Like Tewksbury Township, New Jersey, it is named after the town of Tewkesbury, England. kids.kiddle.co

Tewksbury includes: Wamesit, Almont, Atherton, Baldwin, Burtt's Crossing, Fairlawn, and Lakeview.
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  • 1637 - Tewksbury is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1734 - Tewksbury is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1845 - TEWKSBURY. [Pop. 906. Inc. 1734.]
    The Indian name of this town was Wamesit, and It was probably called Tewksbury after a town of this name in England.

    A thriving village,...Read MORE...


  • 1848 - Tewksbury
    This town was incorporated in 1734. The Indian settlement called Wamesit was formerly within the limits of this town, on the site now occupied by the ...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Tewksbury
    Tewksbury, a post-village in Middlesex co., Massachusetts, 20 miles N. W. by N. from Boston, on the Lowell and Lawrence and Boston and Lowell...Read MORE...


  • News 1857 - Extraordinary Tornado in Tewksbury, Mass.
    The Boston Traveler gives the following particulars of the violent tornado which passed over Tewksbury, Mass., and neighborhood, on Friday afternoon...Read MORE...


  • Tewksbury Massachusetts, 1890
    Tewksbury is situated in the northeast part of Middlesex County, 21 miles from Boston. Dracut, separated by the Merrimack River, bounds it on the...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Tewksbury
    Tewksbury, tüks'ber-e, a post-village in Tewksbury township, Middlesex co., Mass, on the Lowell & Andover and Salem & Lowell Railroads, 5 miles...Read MORE...


  • Tewksbury, Massachusetts, USA
    Shawsheen River
    Postcard
  • News 1903 - FACTORIES AND HOMES WRECKED AND MANY LIVES LOST. AS RESULT OF DYNAMITE AND POWDER EXPLOSIONS NEAR LOWELL, MASS.
    TWENTY-FIVE PEOPLE ARE DEAD AND THE NUMBER OF INJURED ESTIMATED AT FIFTY OR MORE - EXPLOSIONS OCCURRED AT MILLS OF UNITED STATES CARTRIDGE CO. -...Read MORE...


  • 1906
    Tewksbury, a post-village in Tewksbury township (town), Middlesex co., Mass., on the Boston and Maine R., 5 miles ESE. of Lowell. Pop. of the town in ...Read MORE...


  • Tewksbury, Massachusetts, USA
    Male Ward
    State Hospital
    Tewksbury, Mass.
    Postcard
  • News 1930 - LOCOMOTIVE KILLS CROSSING TENDER
    (By Associated Press)
    Lowell, Mass., Feb. 19 - Michael F. Harrington, 67, a Boston & Maine railroad crossing tender at the Wamesit station,...Read MORE...


  • Tewksbury, Massachusetts, USA
    Deli King Restaurant

    Matchbook


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Deli King Restaurant

Matchbook
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  • 1637 - Tewksbury is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1734 - Tewksbury is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1845 - TEWKSBURY. [Pop. 906. Inc. 1734.]
    The Indian name of this town was Wamesit, and It was probably called Tewksbury after a town of this name in England.

    A thriving village,... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Tewksbury
    This town was incorporated in 1734. The Indian settlement called Wamesit was formerly within the limits of this town, on the site now occupied by the ... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Tewksbury
    Tewksbury, a post-village in Middlesex co., Massachusetts, 20 miles N. W. by N. from Boston, on the Lowell and Lawrence and Boston and Lowell... Read MORE...

  • News  1857 - Extraordinary Tornado in Tewksbury, Mass.
    The Boston Traveler gives the following particulars of the violent tornado which passed over Tewksbury, Mass., and neighborhood, on Friday afternoon... Read MORE...

  • Tewksbury Massachusetts, 1890
    Tewksbury is situated in the northeast part of Middlesex County, 21 miles from Boston. Dracut, separated by the Merrimack River, bounds it on the... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Tewksbury
    Tewksbury, tüks'ber-e, a post-village in Tewksbury township, Middlesex co., Mass, on the Lowell & Andover and Salem & Lowell Railroads, 5 miles... Read MORE...

  • News  1903 - FACTORIES AND HOMES WRECKED AND MANY LIVES LOST. AS RESULT OF DYNAMITE AND POWDER EXPLOSIONS NEAR LOWELL, MASS.
    TWENTY-FIVE PEOPLE ARE DEAD AND THE NUMBER OF INJURED ESTIMATED AT FIFTY OR MORE - EXPLOSIONS OCCURRED AT MILLS OF UNITED STATES CARTRIDGE CO. -... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Tewksbury, a post-village in Tewksbury township (town), Middlesex co., Mass., on the Boston and Maine R., 5 miles ESE. of Lowell. Pop. of the town in ... Read MORE...

  • News  1930 - LOCOMOTIVE KILLS CROSSING TENDER
    (By Associated Press)
    Lowell, Mass., Feb. 19 - Michael F. Harrington, 67, a Boston & Maine railroad crossing tender at the Wamesit station,... Read MORE...

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