Mansfield, a banking post-village in Mansfield township (town), Bristol co., Mass., on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R., 24 miles S. by W. of Boston and 20 miles NNE. of Providence. It has manufactures of cutlery, jewelry, straw goods, baskets, electrical supplies, ranges, etc. Pop. of the town in 1900, 4006.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe
Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906