Warning, warning

A warning notice from the town of Acworth in 1795.

In June of 1776 the town of Rindge paid the town constable 2 pounds and 13 shillings for “warning forty people out of town,” according to the town records.

Alan F. Rumrill is executive director of the Historical Society of Cheshire County, which has been collecting, preserving and sharing the history of the region since 1927. It’s on Main Street. To learn more about its public programs and collections, visit hsccnh.org.






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