Abington Historical Commission
Abington's Nationally Registered History

Island Grove Park

National Register: added 2002 - District - #02000127)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted Brothers, Pratt, Bela
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Fair, Manufacturing Facility, Monument/Marker, Park, Theater, Water Works
Current Function: Funerary, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Park, Road-Related, Theater


North Abington Depot

National Register: added 1976 - Building - #76001612)
Railroad St., North Abington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gilbert,Bradford Lee
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related


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Abington Historical Commission

Abington, Massachusetts 02351



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