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Limits of the Pawtuxet Village Historic District  based on 1973 survey

DEFINITION OF HISTORIC DISTRICT FOR NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES

Definition of the "Pawtuxet Village Historic District, Cranston and Warwick" for the nomination to the National Register of Historic Places, 1973.

Beginning in Cranston at the northwest corner of the intersection of Broad Street and Ocean Avenue, Plat 206, Lot 251, then east along the North side of Ocean Avenue to the shore of Narragansett Bay; continuing south along the shoreline to the end of Pawtuxet Neck, around the Neck, to the middle of the channel boundary dividing the towns of Cranston and Warwick then west to the Warwick shoreline at southeast corner of Bayside Avenue, Plat 292, Lot 285, then west along the south side of Bayside Avenue to Fair Street, then due south to include Plat 292, Lot 252.  The southern limit of the District is formed by this lot.  The western boundary begins at this point and continues in a northeast direction along Fair Street for 150' to the intersection with Peace Street, then west along Peace Street for 80' +/- to the west side of Plat 292, Lot 442, then north along the west bounds of Plat 292, Lot 442 and Lot 443 to intersect South Fair Street, then west along the south side of South Fair Street across South Atlantic Avenue to the southwest corner of Plat 292, Lot 570, then north along the west side of all the lots facing South Atlantic Avenue across Post Road and continuing north of the west side of Plat 291, Lot 50, to the shore of the Pawtuxet River.  At this point the District is defined by running east along the Pawtuxet River to the Pawtuxet Bridge, then north along the west side of Broad Street in Cranston to the southeast corner of Plat 2-6, Lot 14, then west along the south side of Tucker Avenue 490' to the southwest corner of Plat 206, Lot 218, then north along its west boundary across Tucker Avenue and north along the west boundary of Plat 206, Lot 247, to meet Kneeland Street; then continuing northeasterly for 100' +/-  on the north side of Kneeland Street to the southwest corner of Plat 2-6, Lot 9, then north along its west boundary and north across Plat 206, Lot 251, turning east along its north boundary to the point of beginning.

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