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Old Elm On Newbury Turnpike

Turnpike may refer to: Roads Turnpike, a toll road in United States, especially near the East Coast. Turnpike, a road built in the United Kingdom by a Turnpike trust, a body set up by Act of Parliament, with powers to … Continue reading

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The Lower Green

The Lower Green is just across the Parker River on Rt. 1A. It was cleared for pasture, a school and became the center of the civic life in the early years. The Lower Green has a memorialĀ  to the first … Continue reading

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It’s Going to Get Real Noisy in Newbury!

The Mass Flow of Pilgrims. Although Roanoke, Jamestown, and the Plymouth Colonies preceded the Puritans, the Puritan immigration was the first “en masse” immigration to the America’s. It was spearheaded by Winthrop’s Fleet in 1630 of 1,000 souls. The population … Continue reading

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