Town Pound - Glocester RI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 41° 53.788 W 071° 40.133
19T E 278602 N 4641725
Quick Description: This maybe the oldest Town Pound in the US. It's at the corner of Pound Rd and Chopmist Hill Rd (Route 102) about 0.8 miles south of US 44 in Glocester, Rhode Island.
Location: Rhode Island, United States
Date Posted: 5/10/2010 6:09:11 AM
Waymark Code: WM8T77
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Too Tall John
Views: 11

Long Description:
The Glocester Town Pound was built in 1749 by Andrew Brown, Esq. and was added to the National Historic Register in 1970. The stone walls are about 7 feet high.
U.S. National Register of Historic Places Waymark
U.S. National Register of Historic Places Entry
Wikipedia Entries Waymark
Wikipedia Entry
Glocester RI "Places to See"
Approximate dimensions: 45 x 45 x 55 feet (triangular shaped)

Condition: Well preserved or restored

Marked by sign?: yes

Construction Material: Stone

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