After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.
Oliver Robbins, who was born in Walpole, MA, built the first framed house on High Street in 1762. The Fales families on High Street above the Mill…
… he was a laborer on the farm of Joshua Allen in Walpole, MA. He enlisted from Cambridgeport, MA, in Company D, 74th New York Infantry on July 7…