Westminster Town Pound - Westminster, Massachusetts, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 42° 32.477 W 071° 54.440
19T E 261263 N 4713974
Quick Description: This historic town pound is located adjacent to the Town Common on Academy Hill in Westminster, Massachusetts, USA.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 11/4/2010 5:55:19 PM
Waymark Code: WMA26M
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Too Tall John
Views: 18

Long Description:
The town pound is located on private land, but the Town of Westminster placed an historical marker (visit link) at the site in 2009. The historical marker reads as follows:

Town Pound
1810
Years ago stray animals
were restrained here
until the owners claimed
them and paid their fine.

The town pound is mentioned in the Westminster Reconnaissance Report.

Approximate dimensions: 30 X 30 feet

Condition: Well preserved or restored

Marked by sign?: yes

Construction Material: Stone

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