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Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA

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Lincoln, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Lincoln was settled by Europeans in 1654, as a part of Concord. It was split from Concord, and incorporated as a separate town in 1754. Due to their "difficulties and inconveniences by reason of their distance from the places of Public Worship in their respective Towns," local inhabitants petitioned the General Court to be set apart as a separate town. The new town comprised parts "nipped" off from the adjacent towns of Concord, Weston and Lexington, it was sometimes referred to as "Niptown."wikipedia



Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA

Osgood Stackpole Residence. Lincoln, Mass.

Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA

Hartwell Farm, Lincoln, Mass.

Samuel Hartwell, "married 23 November 1692 in Concord, Middlesex County MA to Abigail Stearns (1670-1709), daughter... Read MORE...

Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA

Town Hall (1905)

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1775 - On the night of April 18, 1775, Paul Revere was headed to Concord, where a large cache of military arms and ammunition was stored, but was captured in Lincoln by a British patrol.
As the Redcoats marched along the battle road on the 19th, over 100 Lincoln minute men and militia...Read MORE...

In 1844... the railroad connected Lincoln with Boston, resulting in a rise in the number of new residents from the city and an increase in land values. Remaining farmlands began to break up, to be divided into house lots.

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43. LINCOLN. [Pop. 686. Inc. 1754.]
This town was chiefly taken from Concord, and it was named after a town in England, and not, as ...Read MORE...

1848 - Lincoln
This town was incorporated as the second precinct of Concord in 1746. It was incorporated as a town ...Read MORE...

Lincoln Massachusetts, 1890
Lincoln is an exclusively agricultural town occupying an elevated and central position in Middlesex ...Read MORE...

1893 - Lincoln’s first fire department was formed in 1893 with two new hose carriages.

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1898 - Telephone service arrives in Lincoln

News  1905 - COLLISION DUE TO THICK FOG
DIE IN BLAZING WRECK

Montreal Express, on Boston and Maine, Hits Local Train.

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1916
Lincoln, a post-village in Lincoln township (town), Middlesex co., Mass., on the Boston and Maine...Read MORE...

Lincoln, Massachusetts from the air (in fall foliage season)


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