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Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville) - February 15, 1816, Southbridge was officially recognized as a town. Population 830.


The first town meeting was held several weeks later, March 6, 1816, which included the election of five selectmen. They included Capt. Gershom Plimpton, Maj. Samuel Fisk, Joshua Mason, William Morris and Fordyce Foster.

Plans were made for constructing a large water-sewer line crossing Main Street and to raise the road grade some six feet.

Street Corners of Southbridge,

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Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

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