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Rehoboth in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Perryville Dam

1740 - 1935

 
 
Perryville Dam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, May 26, 2012
1. Perryville Dam Marker
Inscription. It was known as Butterworth Falls in the colonial days. Deacon Thomas Carpenter and later the Perry family maintained the saw-gristmill-turning shop here for almost 200 years
 
Erected by Rehoboth Historical Commission.
 
Location. 41° 51.792′ N, 71° 15.494′ W. Marker is in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Danforth st near Perryville Rd. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rehoboth MA 02769, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anawan House-Inn (approx. 1.2 miles away); Anawan House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Indian Oven Rock (approx. 1.2 miles away); Redway Plain (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bliss-Carpenter Saw & Shingle Mill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Yellow Meeting House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Cole-Perry Turning Mill (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sabin Sawmill (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rehoboth.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Perryville Dam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, May 26, 2012
2. Perryville Dam Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 463 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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