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Forestdale Mill Housing

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Opposite the mill office, at 126 School Street, is a one-and-one-half-story duplex ( NS19.1; 1865), unusually in gray stone block striped with narrow blocks of darker color. It once served as a duplex residence for mill officers. At 102–110 School Street are more mill tenements ( NS19.2; c. 1865), two-and-one-half-story this time and more altered than the earlier Greek Revival group on School Street ( NS15). Unusually, paired central entrances for these face away from the road toward the Forestdale Mill Pond behind them.

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William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "Forestdale Mill Housing", [North Smithfield, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-NS19.

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Buildings of Rhode Island, William H. Jordy, with Ronald J. Onorato and William McKenzie Woodward. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004, 244-244.

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