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Little Compton, Rhode Island, USA (Adamsville)

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Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Little Compton is a town in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was reported as 3,593 in the 2000 census. Little Compton is located in southeastern Rhode Island, between the Sakonnet River and the Massachusetts state border. It is the birthplace of the Rhode Island Red hen.wikipedia



Little Compton, Rhode Island, USA (Adamsville)

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Little Compton, Rhode Island, USA (Adamsville)

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Little Compton, Rhode Island, USA (Adamsville)

United Congregational Church, Little Compton, R.I.

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1674 - First European settlers arrive in Little Compton from Duxbury, Massachusetts.
The first European settlers in Little Compton were Englishmen from Duxbury, Massachusetts in the...Read MORE...

In 1682, Sakonnet was incorporated by the Plymouth Colony and renamed Little Compton.

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By 1747, Little Compton secured its own royal decree and was annexed to Newport County as a part of Rhode Island along with Tiverton and Bristol.

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1819 - Little-Compton
Little-Compton is a wealthy maritime and agricultural township, situated in the southeastern...Read MORE...

News  1829 - Attempted Murder
Hesekiah Willibor, of Little Compton, Rhode Island, has been tried at Newport for an attempt to...Read MORE...

Sakonnet Light, built in 1884, is a sparkplug lighthouse near Sakonnet Point, Little Compton, Rhode Island, on the eastern side of the state.

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1916
Little Compton, a post-township (town) of Newport co., R.I., is on the Atlantic Ocean, about 7...Read MORE...

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