Highway Robbery – 1901

This incident occurred on “Barnes Hill”, on Putnam Pike, in Greenville, in the vicinity of where the Greenville Public Library stands today.   The Smithfield Town council later offered a reward for the capture of those responsible.

Woonsocket Evening Reporter
November 9, 1901

Railroad Accident – 1835

 

Woonsocket Patriot
June 27, 1835

Jencks Smith Obituary – 1910

 

Woonsocket Evening Call
October 20, 1910

Articles Relating To The Division Of Smithfield, R. I. – 1871

Articles Relating To The Division Of Smithfield, R. I. – 1871

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Woonsocket Patriot
February 14, 1868
Part 1

Woonsocket Patriot
February 14, 1868
Part 2

Woonsocket Patriot
December 24, 1870

Woonsocket Patriot
January 27, 1871
Part 1

Woonsocket Patriot
January 27, 1871
Part 2

Woonsocket Patriot
March 31, 1871

Railroad Accident – July 21, 1855

     At the time of this accident, Lonsdale was still part of Smithfield.

Woonsocket Patriot
July 28, 1855

Railroad Accident – July 27, 1855

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Article appeared in the Woonsocket Patriot, July 28, 1855, page 4.

Woonsocket Patriot
July 28, 1855, pg. 4

Woonsocket Patriot
July 28, 1855

Stagecoach Accident – 1873

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Woonsocket Patriot

April 25, 1873

Thomas K. Winsor Obituary – 1949

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Capron Mill Fire – 1876

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Woonsocket Patriot
December 22 & 27, 1876

 

New School House – 1871

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Woonsocket Patriot
September 8, 1871

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