Ranger Walkabout: Lonsdale New Village, Cumberland, RI
While known as Lonsdale New Village, this area was the site of William Blackstone’s home – the first English settler of the valley that now bears his name. Come along and explore this vital village, from the days of William Blackstone through the era of the Ann & Hope Mill and into the present day. The story of William Blackstone and the colonial settlement area, makes it one of the most historically diverse villages of the Valley.
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Broad Street, across from the Ann & Hope complex
Cumberland, RI 02864