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Some articles on towns, original town, town, original:

Fairbury, Illinois - History
... Like most Illinois towns of the 1850s, the original town of Fairbury was centered around a depot ground ... Patton was an early settler on the land where the town was built ... It was he who owned the land that the original town was built on, and it was he who advertised lots for sale and attracted other people to live there ...
Southwick, Massachusetts - Town Center
... The original Town Center was located adjacent the Old Cemetery on College Highway at Klaus Anderson Road ... With the town border being re-defined, the townspeople also once considered the current Gillette's Corner (where the McDonalds and Big Y Market currently sits) as the center ... Commerce and practicality led to the development of the current Town Center, as seen today, in a group of Colonial and Greek Revival buildings, including the landmark Congregational Church and Town ...
Zalma, Missouri - History
... Nevins, who was a miller there, came to town and with others was surveying the ruins when they discovered the iron bands of a wooden barrel which was supposed to have contained ... a loud rippling effect as it rushes over what is left of the original rock base of the dam, an ideal spot for fishing and swimming ... approximately three blocks from the original mill site ...
Downtown
... City, where it was in use by the 1830s to refer to the original town at the southern tip of the island of Manhattan ... As the town of New York grew into a city, the only direction it could grow on the island was toward the north, proceeding upriver from the original settlement (the "up" and "down" terminology in ... Thus, anything north of the original town became known as "uptown" (Upper Manhattan), while the original town (which was also New York's only major center of business at the time) became ...
Harlow - History - The New Town
... The new town was built after World War II to ease overcrowding in London at the same time as the similar orbital developments of Basildon, Stevenage, and ... The master plan for the new town was drawn up in 1947 by Sir Frederick Gibberd ... The development incorporated the market town of Harlow, now a neighbourhood known as Old Harlow, and the villages of Great Parndon, Latton, Tye Green, Potter Street, Churchgate Street ...

Famous quotes containing the words town and/or original:

    Every town which we passed, if we may believe the Gazetteer, had been the residence of some great man. But though we knocked at many doors, and even made particular inquiries, we could not find that there were any now living.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The original of the picture you inclose, and which I return, was taken from life, and is, I think, a very true one; though my wife, and many others, do not. My impression is that their objection arises from the disordered condition of the hair.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)