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History of West Greenwich, Rhode Island, USA

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West Greenwich, Rhode Island, USA

The Town of West Greenwich was set off from East Greenwich and incorporated by the General Assembly April 6, 1741.

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  • 1819 - West Greenwich
    West-Greenwich is an agricultural township, situated in the southwest section of the county, about 18 miles southwest from Providence; bounded on the ...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - West Greenwich
    West Greenwich, n post-township in Kent co., Rhode Island, 22 miles W. N. W. from Newport. The streams afford water-power, employed for cotton and...Read MORE...


  • 1906
    West Greenwich Center, a post-station of Kent co., R.I., about 22 miles SW. of Providence.
    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 ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

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  • 1819 - West Greenwich
    West-Greenwich is an agricultural township, situated in the southwest section of the county, about 18 miles southwest from Providence; bounded on the ... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - West Greenwich
    West Greenwich, n post-township in Kent co., Rhode Island, 22 miles W. N. W. from Newport. The streams afford water-power, employed for cotton and... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    West Greenwich Center, a post-station of Kent co., R.I., about 22 miles SW. of Providence.
    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 ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

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