Rehoboth North Purchase

It is impossible to discuss the early history of Attleborough without starting with the general history of Rehoboth. History tells us┬áthat 102 pilgrims landed in Plymouth aboard the Mayflower in 1620. By 1630 the flood gates were already open to what is called the “second emigration”and new settlers were pouring..Read More

Attleborough Township

Whereas there is a certain tract of land commonly called by the name of the North Purchase, lying within the county of Bristol, containing, in length, about ten miles, from Pawtucket River to the bounds of Taunton, and extending about eight miles, in breadth, from the line or boundary betwixt..Read More