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Facsimile of Col. Nichols' plan of the First Parish of Reading, the present towns of Wakefield and Reading, plotted in 1765

Publisher: Gowering, E. H.
Date: 1765
Location: South Reading (Mass.), Wakefield (Mass.)

Dimensions: 49 x 38 cm.
Scale: [ca. 1:21,120]
Call Number: ONLINE RESOURCE

 
DESCRIPTION

Map depicts Wakefield and Reading around 1765, showing town boundaries, roads, and houses with property owners' names. 

"This map was made to show at what an inconvenient distance from the Old Meeting House many of the parishioners lived, and to prove the need of a new one."

Map published in 1889.

The physical item is not available at the Boston Public Library.

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