Smithville--North Scituate - Scituate RI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 41° 49.970 W 071° 35.223
19T E 285178 N 4634452
Quick Description: The village of North Scituate is located at the junction of Danielson Pike (U.S. Route 6) and West Greenville Road (Rhode Island Route 116) in the northeastern corner of Scituate, Rhode Island.
Location: Rhode Island, United States
Date Posted: 5/15/2020 5:56:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM12FDA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Appproximately 110 well-maintained vernacular structures are situated along the tree-lined streets of the North Scituate Village Historic District. The majority of these one- to two-and-one-half story structures date from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries with some eighteenth-century and mid-twentieth-century buildings dispersed among them. Included in the district are commercial, residential, ecclesiastical, and municipal buildings as well as two nineteenth-century cemeteries: the Glenford Cemetery (Rhode Island Historical Cemetery, Scituate #31) and the Smithville Cemetery (Rhode Island Historical Cemetery, Scituate #24).

Source: (visit link)
Street address:
Danielson Pike and W Greenville Road
Scituate , RI

County / Borough / Parish: Providence

Year listed: 1979

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799

Historic function: Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Religion

Current function: Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Religion

Privately owned?: no

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 2: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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