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Rhode Island 1870 Atlas

Atlas of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Compiled and Published by D. G. Beers & Co., Philadelphia, 1870



Providence | Kent | Bristol | Newport | Washington
 


Table of Distances, measured in Miles and Tenths on the nearest Wagon Road or Ferry.

INDEX of Plates (Opens in a new window)

These maps show both the geographic features of an area, as well as the locations and names/owners of many of the homes and stores. As a result, they are invaluable as a genealogy tool.

NOTE: Missing plate numbers are the blank sides of the maps. Each map, and section of map, has it's own scale.


Providence County 1870

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The city of Providence. This map does not have buildings or names: page 9. Extra large image. Providence Subscriber's Business Directory: Page 11 Providence Subscriber's Business Directory: Page 12
East Providence, including an enlargement of Omega: page 13 Cranston: page 15 Pawtuxet, Cranston Print Works, Knightsville: page 17
Johnston Township, including enlargement of Simonsville: page 19 Olneyville, Plain Farm and Silver Lake Plats, Johnston Township: page 21 Grantteville, Centerdale, Morgan Mills, Fruit Hill, Manton Village, Hughesdale, Dyerville, Allendale: page 23

Village of Paswtuket, Central Falls: pages 28-29. Scanned in six section: Top left; top right; center left; center right; bottom left; bottom right.
North Providence: page 25 Pawtucket: map portion: page 31
Smithfield, including enlargements of Ashton, Georgiaville, Greenville, and West Greenville: double page 34 and 35 Albion, Allenville, Blackstone, Forestdale, [Forrestdale], Manville, Union Village, and Waterford: page 37 Woonsocket: page 41
Woonsocket: page 44 and 45
Cumberland, including enlargements of Cumberland and Lonsdale: page 47 Valley Falls: page 49
Burrillville: page 51 Graniteville, Harrisville, Huntsville, Laurel Hill, Pascoag, Saxonville: page 53 Chepachet, Glendale, Harmony, Mapleville, Mohegan, Nasonville: page 55
Glocester: page 57 Foster: page 59 Scituate: page 61
North Scituate, including enlargements of New Mill Estate, Hope, Jackson, Arkwright, and Fiskville: page 63  


Providence | Kent | Bristol | Newport | Washington

Kent County 1870

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Rockland, Richmond, Saundersville, Clayville, Glen Rock, Pontiac and Warwick: page 66 and 67 Apponaug, Centerville, Crompton, and Natick: page 69 Arctic, Birch Hill, Clyde Print Works, Harris, Lippitt, Phenix, and River Point: page 71
Coventry and West Greenwich, plus enlargements of Noose Neck and Washington: page 74 and 75 East Greenwich, plus enlargements of Anthony, Coventry Center, Greene, Quidnick, and Summit: page 77 East Greenwich enlarged: page 79
 

Bristol County 1870

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Barrington: page 81 Warren: page 83 Warren enlarged: page 85
 
Bristol: page 87 Bristol enlarged: page 89  


Newport County 1870

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Newport City and Islands: page 91 Newport City enlarged: pages 94 and 95 Block Island and New Shoreham (now Washington County): page 97
Little Compton: page 99 Tivertons, Stone Bridge, Bridgeport, and Tiverton 4 Corners: page 101 Middletown, Little Compton Common and Adamsville: page 103
 
Portsmouth, Prudence and Patience Islands: page 105 Jamestown (Connanicut Island), Newtown, Portsmouth: page 107  
 

Washington County 1870

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North Kingstown: page 109 Wickford, Bellville, LaFayette, Wickford Station: page 111 Kingston and Narragansett Pier, South Kingstown: page 114 and 115
Enlargements of Rocky Brook, Peacedale, and Wakefield: page 117 Exeter, Carolina Mills, Centerville, Moscow, Rockville, Shannock Mills and Woodville: pages 120 and 121 Richmond: page 123
Hopkinton: page 125 Ashaway, Hope Valley, Hopkinton City, Laureldale, Locustville, Potters Hill, and Wyoming: page 127 Charlestown, plus an enlargement of Dorrville: page 129
 
Westerly, plus enlargements of Lotter Hill, and Watch Hill: page 131 Westerly enlarged, plus Pawcatuck (Stonington, New London, CT): page 133  


Providence | Kent | Bristol | Newport | Washington

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