North Attleborough, Massachusetts

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North Attleborough, alternatively spelled North Attleboro, is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States.wikipedia
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North Attleborough Center, Massachusetts

North Attleborough Center
The village of North Attleborough Center is located in the town.
North Attleborough Center is the central developed area in the town of North Attleborough in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States.

Bristol County, Massachusetts

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North Attleborough, alternatively spelled North Attleboro, is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States.
The highest point in Bristol County is Sunrise Hill (Watery Hill) at 390 ft above sea level located in World War I Memorial Park in North Attleborough.

Ten Mile River (Seekonk River tributary)

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During the 18th and early 19th centuries, small grist and sawmills were built along the Ten Mile River, and subsequently established nail factories were eventually eclipsed by cotton spinning mills. The town has several rivers, streams and brooks running through it, including the Ten Mile River and the Seven Mile River.
From there, it flows generally south through North Attleborough, Attleboro and Seekonk before entering Rhode Island and flowing through Pawtucket and East Providence where it flows over the Omega Dam into the Seekonk River.

Attleboro, Massachusetts

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It is bordered by Plainville to the north, Mansfield to the east, Attleborough to the south, and Cumberland, Rhode Island to the west. North Attleborough is represented in the Massachusetts House of Representatives by Elizabeth "Betty" Poirier (R-North Attleborough), since 1999, as part of the Fourteenth Bristol district, which also includes sections of Attleborough and Mansfield.
It included the towns of Cumberland, Rhode Island, until 1747 and North Attleborough, Massachusetts, until 1887.

Plainville, Massachusetts

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It is bordered by Plainville to the north, Mansfield to the east, Attleborough to the south, and Cumberland, Rhode Island to the west. In the State Senate, it is represented by Richard Ross (R-Wrentham) as part of the Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex district, which includes the towns of Wayland, Sherborn, Millis, Norfolk, Wrentham and Plainville as well as sections of Natick, Wellesley, Needham, Franklin and Attleborough.
Along with bordering North Attleboro, Massachusetts, Plainville shares the Angle Tree Stone, a historic marker dividing the boundaries between the old Massachusetts Bay Colony and Plymouth Bay Colony.

Massachusetts House of Representatives

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North Attleborough is represented in the Massachusetts House of Representatives by Elizabeth "Betty" Poirier (R-North Attleborough), since 1999, as part of the Fourteenth Bristol district, which also includes sections of Attleborough and Mansfield.

Sevenmile River (Tenmile River tributary)

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The town has several rivers, streams and brooks running through it, including the Ten Mile River and the Seven Mile River.
The river begins in Plainville, Massachusetts at an unnamed pond along Peck Street, near the town line with North Attleborough.

Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

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On the national level, North Attleborough is a part of Massachusetts's 4th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives represented by Joseph P. Kennedy III (D-Brookline).
:Attleboro, Berkley, Dighton, Easton, Fall River: Ward 4, Precinct C; Ward 5, Precinct B1 and C; Ward 6, Precinct C1; and Wards 7, 8, and 9, Freetown, Mansfield, North Attleborough, Norton, Raynham: Precincts 1A, 2A, 3, and 4, Rehoboth, Seekonk, Somerset, Swansea, and Taunton.

Richard J. Ross

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In the State Senate, it is represented by Richard Ross (R-Wrentham) as part of the Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex district, which includes the towns of Wayland, Sherborn, Millis, Norfolk, Wrentham and Plainville as well as sections of Natick, Wellesley, Needham, Franklin and Attleborough.
Richard J. Ross is the former Massachusetts State Senator for the Norfolk, Bristol, and Middlesex districts, which includes parts of Attleboro, Franklin, Natick, and Wellesley, and all of North Attleboro, Ross's home town of Wrentham, Plainville, Norfolk, Millis, Sherborn, Wayland, and Needham.

H. F. Barrows Manufacturing Company Building

The North Attleborough Police Department is located downtown in the old H.F. Barrows Manufacturing Company Building at 102 South Washington St. There are three fire stations, located downtown on Elm Street just off Route 1, Allen Ave behind Emerald Square Mall and on Route 152 in the eastern portion of town.
The H.F. Barrows Manufacturing Company Building, now the North Attleborough Police Station, is a historic industrial building at 102 South Washington Street in North Attleborough, Massachusetts.

Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School

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High school students may also choose to attend Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School, located in Franklin and including communities in Bristol, Norfolk and Middlesex Counties.
North Attleborough, Massachusetts

Joseph W. Martin Jr.

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Joseph W. Martin, Jr. (1884–1968), Republican US representative, Speaker of the House of Representatives from 1947–1949 and 1953–1955. Publisher of the North Attleborough Chronicle. The J.W. Martin Elementary School is named in his honor.
Joseph William Martin Jr. (November 3, 1884 – March 6, 1968) was an American politician who served as the 44th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1947 to 1949 and 1953 to 1955; he represented the district covering North Attleborough, Massachusetts.

Cumberland, Rhode Island

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It is bordered by Plainville to the north, Mansfield to the east, Attleborough to the south, and Cumberland, Rhode Island to the west.
Cumberland borders the Rhode Island cities of Woonsocket to the northwest and Central Falls, to the south and the town of Lincoln to the west as well as the Massachusetts towns of Wrentham to the north, Plainville and North Attleborough to the east and city of Attleboro to the southeast.

Massachusetts Route 152

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Massachusetts state routes 120 and 152 also run through town, as does the "middle" portion of Route 1A, which begins in the town.
Route 152 runs 14.8821 mi through Seekonk, Attleboro, and North Attleboro to US 1 in Plainville.

Elizabeth Poirier

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North Attleborough is represented in the Massachusetts House of Representatives by Elizabeth "Betty" Poirier (R-North Attleborough), since 1999, as part of the Fourteenth Bristol district, which also includes sections of Attleborough and Mansfield.

Angle Tree Stone

Angle Tree Stone
The Angle Tree Stone is a historic boundary marker astride the border of North Attleboro, Massachusetts and Plainville, Massachusetts.

North Attleborough Town Center Historic District

North Attleborough Town Center Historic District
The North Attleborough Town Center Historic District encompasses the most historic elements of the central business district of North Attleborough, Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Route 1A

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Massachusetts state routes 120 and 152 also run through town, as does the "middle" portion of Route 1A, which begins in the town.
This segment of Route 1A extends roughly north from North Attleborough to Dedham, passing through the towns of Plainville, Wrentham, Norfolk, Walpole, Norwood and Westwood on the way.

Interstate 295 (Rhode Island–Massachusetts)

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Interstates 95 and 295 meet just over the Attleborough line, and both run through the town.
Among several state highways, it intersects with US 6 in Johnston and US 44 in Smithfield before entering North Attleborough, Massachusetts from Cumberland, Rhode Island.

Frank C. Whitmore

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Frank C. Whitmore (1887–1947), notable organic chemist. Provided evidence for the existence of carbocations. Also, published the first advanced organic chemistry book in the English language.
He was born in 1887 in the town of North Attleborough, Massachusetts.

Anthony Sherman

Anthony Sherman, fullback for the Kansas City Chiefs and formerly of the Arizona Cardinals
Sherman attended North Attleboro High School in North Attleboro, Massachusetts, where he was the team captain in football, track, and baseball.

Massachusetts Route 120

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Massachusetts state routes 120 and 152 also run through town, as does the "middle" portion of Route 1A, which begins in the town.
The highway runs 2.320 mi from the Rhode Island state line east to U.S. Route 1 (US 1) within North Attleborough in western Bristol County.

Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority

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The Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority provides bus services between the local towns and cities.
As of 2011, the member municipalities are Attleboro, Bellingham, Berkley, Carver, Dighton, Duxbury, Foxborough, Franklin, Kingston, Lakeville, Marshfield, Mansfield, Medway, Middleborough, Norfolk, North Attleborough, Norton, Pembroke, Plainville, Plymouth, Raynham, Rehoboth, Seekonk, Taunton, Wareham and Wrentham.

Right There (film)

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Right There, an award-winning 2013 silent comedy film, was filmed in downtown North Attleboro.
Like many of their previous films, Right There was based in Suher's hometown of North Attleboro, Massachusetts.

Aaron Hernandez

Aaron Hernandez, former New England Patriots tight end and convicted murderer, Committed suicide in his jail cell on April 19, 2017 after being acquitted on second murder charges.
That month, Hernandez purchased a 8130 sqfoot four-story home with an in-ground pool in North Attleborough, Massachusetts, for $1.3 million, where the family lived together.