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

"Enfield, a post-township of Hampshire county, Massachusetts, 90 miles W. by S. from Boston, intersected by Swift river. Population, 1036."

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.

"Enfield, a post-village of Hampshire co, Mass., in Enfield township, on Swift River, and on the Springfield, Athol & Northeastern Railroad, 27 miles N.N.E. of Spring field. It has 2 churches, and manufactures of cassimere and flannel. Pop. of the township, 1065."

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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Enfield, Massachusetts, USA*

The Gillett Residence, Enfield, Mass.

GILLETT-TYLER HOUSE, 103 Circle Road, a.k.a. 103 The Circle, Staten Island.
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Enfield, Massachusetts, USA*

Enfield, Mass. Common

Enfield, Massachusetts, USA*

Quabbin Lake near Enfield, Mass.

Enfield, Massachusetts, USA*

Quabbin Dam

Enfield, Massachusetts, USA*

Quabbin Dam, Enfield, Mass.
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History of / News About Enfield, Massachusetts, USA*

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13. ENFIELD. [Pop. 976. Inc. 1816.]
Enfield was taken from Greenwich and Belchertown. It is watered by Ware River and one of its...Read MORE...

1859
ENFIELD, a township in Hampshire co., in Massachusetts, 75 m. W by S of Boston, on Swift river....Read MORE...

Enfield Massachusetts, 1890
Enfield is a farming town of varied and picturesque scenery, lying in the easterly part of...Read MORE...

News  1896 - EXTENSIVE FIRE IN ENFIELD, MASS.
Athol, Mass., Oct. 19. - The town of Enfield was visited to-day by a fire which wiped out the whole ...Read MORE...

1916
Enfield, a post-village of Hampshire co., Mass., in Enfield township (town), on the Swift River and ...Read MORE...

1927 - Quabbin Reservoir
"In 1927, the Massachusetts State Legislature officially declared the valley would become the...Read MORE...

Quabbin


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The Past & Present of Quabbin Reservoir


The Past & Present of Quabbin Reservoir (www.youtube.com)
1938 - Enfield's Town Hall is probably best remembered as the site of the April 27, 1938, Farewell Ball,
"commemorating the passing of the Town of Enfield and Swift River Valley", held the evening before...Read MORE...


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