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By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2018
Blackstone Canal NRHP Marker
Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Blackstone Canal 1828 - 1848

Northbridge, MA Canal Route & Lock Location

This property has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m117520) HM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Civil War Memorial 1861 1865

To the men of Northbridge who gave their lives for their country

Andrew Addison Henry W Ainsworth James Allen Arthur J Andrus Alfred A Batcheller Elbridge Bodwell Dexter Brown Edwin R Brown Joseph E Brown Jeremiah H . . . — Map (db m117472) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Corporal John M. Dawson

Corporal John M. Dawson, lifelong resident of Whitinsville, was killed in action while on a patrol in Jalalabad, Afghanistan on April 8, 2015. He served as a combat medic assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 33rd . . . — Map (db m117449) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — David P. Casey Medal of Honor

Pvt USA Co C 25th Mass Vols For heroism and gallantry under enemy fire Saved the Flag Cold Harbor, Va., June 3, 1864 — Map (db m117471) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Plummer's Landing

In 1836 Israel Plummer built a store beside a boat basin and dock here—the mid-point of the canal journey between Worcester, Massachusetts and Providence, Rhode Island. Retail products sold at Plummer's store included stove parts, tools . . . — Map (db m117521) HM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — The Northbridge Contingent in the Nations Wars - 1939-1955

World War II [Honored Dead] Oliver Ashton Frank Berkowicz Francis Bonoyer Floyd Convent Francis Deveau Alvin Dillaber Harvey Duquette William Girard Edward H Haringa Philip Hathaway Douglas Henderson . . . — Map (db m117474) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Thomas J. Melia, Jr.

The Mumford Riverwalk is dedicated to

Thomas J. Melia, Jr. 1926-1998

who dedicated his life to us in war and in peace: as a U.S. Marine and as an Officer and Chief of our police department.

His life was an . . . — Map (db m117450) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Veterans Memorial

Dedicated to all who have served, are serving and will serve in the Armed Forces of the United States of America — Map (db m117473) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Vietnam War Memorial 1961 - 1975

Dedicated to the men and women from the town of Northbridge who served during the Vietnam War

"Ours was an honorable cause"

In memory of Joseph E. Fitzgerald SSgt. United States Army November 25, 1948 - May 31, . . . — Map (db m117481) WM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Welcome to Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

"The hardest working river, the most thoroughly harnessed to the mill wheels of labor in the United States, probably the world, is the Blackstone." Winthrop Packard, 1909

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management (DEM) . . . — Map (db m117522) HM

Massachusetts (Worcester County), Whitinsville — Whitinsville Social Library

Edward Whitin and Arthur Fletcher Whitin have erected this building to be maintained forever as a free library for the use of the Citizens of Northbridge . . . — Map (db m117469) HM


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