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New Spring

West Bridgewater – 5:00 PM This the first trip on 2011, after a 6-month layoff. Just too much snow this winter:) Built in 1894. The best part of the town hall is the small park and bandstand next to it. … Continue reading

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Southeast Mass

Seekonk Town Offices – 1:55 PM – Set in a municipal campus, with police, fire, town hall and animal control at the end of a cul-de-sac. Lots of well-kept landscaping, but might have the ugliest streetlights in the state! Looks … Continue reading

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Lakeville

Lakeville Town Office – 11:45 AM – Took a picture of the original town hall, built in 1856. – The town office and fire department are combined in one brick building with granite trim. Slate rook and copper and slate … Continue reading

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More trails and rivers

Amherst Town Hall – 10:40 AM – Large Brick and Granite ‘Richardson Style’ town hall, built in 1889. -3 block long town common. Hadley Town Hall – 11:08 AM – Greek revival, white clapboard town hall. Recently painted. Good condition … Continue reading

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SE Mass

Abington Town Offices – 1:45 PM – Hot, dry, breezless day. -Abington has carved out a big municipal campus at the end of a cul-de-sac. The town hall and the library are side by side and probably built at the … Continue reading

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Cambridge

Cambridge City Hall – 4:00 PM Designed in 1888 by the architectural firm of Longfellow, Alden & Harlow, the style is Richardsonian Romanesque.

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Quincy & Rockland

Quincy City Hall – 1:00 PM -Best day in weeks, with the heat wave finally breaking. Quincy center is crowded with tourists and the lunchtime rush. -The city hall is both the classic early 1800’s granite “Greek temple” and the … Continue reading

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North Attleborough, Mansfield, Easton

North Attleborough Town Hall – 12:47 PM -Modern concrete and glass building. Good landscaping around the building and the town common in front. Mansfield Town Hall – 1:30 PM -Located in a former school built in 1911. Has some nice … Continue reading

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Everett

Everett City Hall – 5:45 PM -Modern office building with blue tinted glass. 90′ weather and lots of people walking around.

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Rail Trail

Cheshire Town Hall – 11:03 AM -3 story building, built in 1892. Adams Town Hall – 11:07 AM -2 story brick in a kind of Georgian Revival style. -The banners hanging from the downtown lamp posts show a black bear … Continue reading

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