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Charlestown


Three Cranes Tavern | Parker-Harris Pottery | Town Dock

City Square Park
City Square Park and replica of the Three Cranes Tavern foundation
as found by archaeologists in Charlestown

Charlestown was an important cultural center and commercial port with a thriving shipping and ceramic industry from the 17th through 19th centuries. The town also played an important role in the American Revolution. During the 1980s, archaeologists identified and excavated many sites.

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