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Leicester, Massachusetts, USA

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Where is Leicester, Massachusetts, USA? 

Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Leicester was first settled in 1713 and was officially incorporated in 1714.



Leicester, Massachusetts, USA - Main Street
Leicester, Massachusetts, USA

Main Street
Leicester, Massachusetts, USA - Congregational Church and Common (1909)
Leicester, Massachusetts, USA

Congregational Church and Common (1909)
Leicester, Massachusetts, USA - John Nelson Church

Dedication of the John Nelson Memorial Church, Leicester, Massachusetts, January 15, 1903 : Rev. David C. Reid, Pastor.
Leicester, Massachusetts, USA

John Nelson Church

Dedication of the John Nelson Memorial Church, Leicester, Massachusetts, January 15, 1903 : Rev. David C. Reid, Pastor.

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General Henry Knox and his troops passed through here in the winter of 1775-76 with a load of 59 cannons pulled by teams of oxen.
The cannons were captured from the British at Fort Ticonderoga and Crown Point. They were...Read MORE...

23. LEICESTER. [Pop. 1,707. Inc. 1714.]
Leicester originally included Spencer, and part of Auburn and
Paxton.

During the Revolution, a...Read MORE...

1848 - Leicester
This township was purchased. of the Indians on the 7th of June, 1686-7, by Joshua Lamb, Richard...Read MORE...

1890 Leicester Massachusetts
Leicester lies on high land in the central part of Worcester County, 50 miles from Boston. It is...Read MORE...

1916
Leicester, les'ter, a banking post-village of Worcester co., Mass., in Leicester township (town), 6 ...Read MORE...


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