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Rowley, Massachusetts, USA

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Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
In spring of 1639 Rowley was originally settled as a plantation by Reverend Ezekiel Rogers, who had arrived from England on the ship John of London with approximately twenty families.wikipedia



Rowley, Massachusetts, USA - The Village Pancake House, Rowley, Mass.
Rowley, Massachusetts, USA

The Village Pancake House, Rowley, Mass.
Rowley, Massachusetts, USA - Baptist Church, Rowley, Mass.
Rowley, Massachusetts, USA

Baptist Church, Rowley, Mass.
Rowley, Massachusetts, USA - Centre School
Rowley, Massachusetts, USA

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1639 - The town was settled in the spring of 1639 during the session of the General Court in Boston. It was named “Mr. Ezechi Roger’s Plantation Shalbee Called Rowley, Mass.”

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(Rowley) In 1642, a keystone arch bridge and a dam were built on the Mill River for the fulling mill, the first such in the colonies.
The bridge was the first stone arch bridge in North America, constructed entirely of hand-chiseled...Read MORE...

1654 - May 3 - Bridge at Rowley Mass begins charging tolls for animals

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21. ROWLEY. [Pop. 1,203. Inc. 1639.]
Rowley was named in honor of its first minister, who had previously been settled at Rowley in...Read MORE...

Rowley Massachusetts, 1890
Rowley, lying in the eastern part of Essex County, is territorially long and narrow, extending from ...Read MORE...

1906
Rowley, a post-village in Rowley township (town), Essex co., Mass., on the Boston and Maine R., 31...Read MORE...

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