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DIGHTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEWS:

Our Future Projects Include:

  1. Update the heating system in the house.
  2. Do sill work and repairs to front of the house around door.
  3. Paint the house and the one room schoolhouse.
  4. Insulate and paint interior walls in the one room schoolhouse
  5. Add ceiling lights to the one room schoolhouse.
  6. Equip the one room schoolhouse for classes and programs.
  7. Restore the outhouse.
  8. Cut back brush around outhouse and along property line near the one room schoolhouse.
  9. Redo and install gardens around the property that are historically accurate.
  10. Raise funds and grants to ensure the society’s long term viability.

OTHER DIGHTON NEWS:

Dighton church steps back in time with reading of Declaration of Independence
Source: Taunton Gazette

Elaine Varley remembered for her dedication to Dighton
Source: Taunton Gazette

Dighton Historical Society exhibit pushes political buttons
Source: Taunton Gazette

Dighton Historical Society discusses historic homes demolition delay period
Source: Taunton Gazette

A piece of history: Mount Hope Finishing Co. remembered in Dighton
Source: Taunton Gazette

Old Colony Historical Society presentation explores Dighton Rock’s history
Source: Taunton Gazette

Tracing Dighton Rock’s past: Studying the inscriptions
Source: archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com

Fall River Historical Society to host summer lecture series
Source: heraldnews.com

“Old Colony Historical Society of Taunton” visited Dighton Rock!
Source: dightonrock.com

Purchasing Worker Loyalty
Source: theoccasionalceo.blogspot.com

Mapping the Landscape of Native New England
Source: yipp.commons.yale.edu

Colonial garb at heart of Dighton tricentennial
Source: Taunton Gazette

First ever Taste of Dighton brings in plenty of hungry attendees
Source: Taunton Gazette

Dighton Historical Society Sponsor - The Farmer's Daughter