Sunday, August 21, 2016

1940 Salisbury Massachusetts Street Name Changes and Photos of the 1953 Interstate 95 Construction

If anyone has maps with old street names or photos to share please contact me! Thanks 




Photos construction near Interstate 95 from the Bartlett Farm Family Photo Collection.

Many homes were demolished or moved when the interstate went in. The Eastman Stearns Family home moved from 315 Elm Street and is now located behind Bartlett's Farm Stand.  Click Link to Read More Stearns Family Project
The John Greenleaf Whittier Bridge was built in 1951 connecting Newburyport and Amesbury over the Merrimack River.
This is a 1940 Boston Herald clip announcing the name changes in Salisbury.



1985 Town Report Amesbury, Massachusetts   
Nostalgia photos: Highway construction The Sun Chronicle 
History of Salisbury, Massachusetts Rebecca Beatrice Brooks

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