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Indian Hill-North Village - Worcester, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 18.772 W 071° 48.721
19T E 268250 N 4688344
Quick Description: Indian Hill village is a complex of houses, built for the Norton Grinding Company in Worcester MA
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 2/1/2009 7:06:40 AM
Waymark Code: WM5Q00
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 6

Long Description:
Grosvernor Atterbury was an architect that primarily concentrated on the design of worker housing complexes. His most attractive industrial village was Indian Hill in Worcester, MA built for the employees of the Norton Grinding Company. Construction began in 1915. The houses were built on a gentle hillside, adjacent to the the factory. Atterbury laid out a system of streets curved to fit the topography.
County / Borough / Parish: Worcester

Year listed: 1980

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2009 To: 12/31/2009

Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Street address: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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