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History of Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA

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Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA

Northbridge, Worcester, MA

Northbridge was first settled by Europeans in 1704 and was officially incorporated on July 14, 1772. The town was once part of Mendon, from 1667 to 1726, and part of Uxbridge, from 1727 to 1772. Colonel John Spring, who had agitated for the new town of Northbridge, and later reversed his position, led a company of men in the Massachusetts Militia in the Revolution. kids.kiddle.co

Northbridge includes: Linwood, Plummer's, Quaker District, Riverdale, Rochdale, and Whitins Station (Whitinsville Station).
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  • 1704 - Northbridge is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1845 - NORTHBRIDGE. [Pop. 1,449. Inc. 1772.]
    Northbridge was once the north part of Uxbridge.

    The Blackstone, Mumford's and West River fertilize the town and
    furnish abundant water-power.

    ...Read MORE...


  • 1848 - Northbridge
    This town was chiefly taken from Uxbridge, and derived its name from its situation and bearing relative to that town. It was incorporated a distinct t...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Northbridge
    Northbridge, a post-township in Worcester co., Massachusetts, intersected by the Blackstone river and canal, and by the Providence and Worcester railr...Read MORE...


  • News 1870 - For forty years Deacon Bachelor has led the singing in the Congregational Church at Northbridge, Mass.

    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    January 1, 1870

  • 1890 Northbridge Masachusetts
    Northbridge lies in the southeasterly section of Worcester County, 46 miles southeast from Boston. The Providence and Worcester Railroad follows the B...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Northbridge
    North'bridge, a post-village in Northbridge town ship, Worcester co., Mass., on Blackstone River, and on the Providence & Worcester Railroad, 11 miles...Read MORE...


  • 1906
    Northbridge, a post-village in Northbridge township (town), Worcester co., Mass., on the Blackstone River and on the New York, New Haven and Hartford ...Read MORE...


  • Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA
    THE RING YOU NEED
    to get the best results is the
    WHITIN BURNISHED RING

    WHITINSVILLE SPINNING RING CO.
    WHITINSVILLE, MASS.

    New Bedford ... directory : of the inhabitants, business firms, institutions, streets, societies (1908) Author: W.A.... Read MORE...

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  • Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA
    THE WHITIN MACHINE WORKS
    Whitinsville, Mass.
    Manufacturers of COTTON MILL MACHINERY
    Cards, Combing Machinery, Railway Heads, Drawing Frames, Spinning Frames, Twisters, Quillers, Spoolers, Reels and Looms, Etc. Etc.

    New Bedford ... directory :... Read MORE...

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  • Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Store and Post Office, Northbridge Center, Mass. about 1917
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Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA
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THE RING YOU NEED
to get the best results is the
WHITIN BURNISHED RING

WHITINSVILLE SPINNING RING CO.
WHITINSVILLE, MASS.

New Bedford ... directory : of the inhabitants, business firms, institutions, streets, societies (1908) Author: W.A.... Read MORE...

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Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA
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THE WHITIN MACHINE WORKS
Whitinsville, Mass.
Manufacturers of COTTON MILL MACHINERY
Cards, Combing Machinery, Railway Heads, Drawing Frames, Spinning Frames, Twisters, Quillers, Spoolers, Reels and Looms, Etc. Etc.

New Bedford ... directory :... Read MORE...

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Northbridge, Massachusetts, USA
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Store and Post Office, Northbridge Center, Mass. about 1917
Postcard
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  • 1704 - Northbridge is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1845 - NORTHBRIDGE. [Pop. 1,449. Inc. 1772.]
    Northbridge was once the north part of Uxbridge.

    The Blackstone, Mumford's and West River fertilize the town and
    furnish abundant... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Northbridge
    This town was chiefly taken from Uxbridge, and derived its name from its situation and bearing relative to that town. It was incorporated a distinct... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Northbridge
    Northbridge, a post-township in Worcester co., Massachusetts, intersected by the Blackstone river and canal, and by the Providence and Worcester... Read MORE...

  • News  1870 - For forty years Deacon Bachelor has led the singing in the Congregational Church at Northbridge, Mass.
    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    January 1, 1870
  • 1890 Northbridge Masachusetts
    Northbridge lies in the southeasterly section of Worcester County, 46 miles southeast from Boston. The Providence and Worcester Railroad follows the... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Northbridge
    North'bridge, a post-village in Northbridge town ship, Worcester co., Mass., on Blackstone River, and on the Providence & Worcester Railroad, 11... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Northbridge, a post-village in Northbridge township (town), Worcester co., Mass., on the Blackstone River and on the New York, New Haven and Hartford ... Read MORE...

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