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Welcome to Acushnet Station ...

So far, we have found very little information about Acushnet Station. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Acushnet Station to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Acushnet Station, please Contact Us.


Acushnet Station would have been located within present day Bristol County<2>.

The location of Acushnet Station has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

The pronunciation of Acushnet Station: uh-koozh-net<4>

A typical abbreviation for Acushnet Station: Acushnet Sta. (in Canada, 'Stn.' is the more common abbreviation.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Acushnet Station is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: The area where Acushnet Station was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Acushnet Station would have been located in the (508) & (774)<6> area codes.

Communities near Acushnet Station ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Acushnet Station.

  • Fall River [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fall River
    • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the west of Acushnet Station
    • Estimated population in 2018: 89,661 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fall River
  • Taunton [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taunton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taunton
    • Taunton [Bristol County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Acushnet Station
    • Estimated population in 2018: 57,296 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taunton
  • Dartmouth [Bristol County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dartmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dartmouth
    • Dartmouth [Bristol County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<7> to the southwest of Acushnet Station
    • Estimated population in 2018: 34,307 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dartmouth
  • Falmouth [Barnstable County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falmouth
    • Falmouth [Barnstable County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southeast of Acushnet Station
    • Estimated population in 2018: 31,019 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middleborough [Plymouth County]
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      • Middleborough [Plymouth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the north of Acushnet Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 25,121 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleborough
    • Wareham [Plymouth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wareham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wareham
      • Wareham [Plymouth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northeast of Acushnet Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 22,666 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wareham
    • Bristol [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the west of Acushnet Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 22,131 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Bourne [Barnstable County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bourne have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bourne
      • Bourne [Barnstable County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the east of Acushnet Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 19,872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bourne
    • Somerset [Bristol County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset
      • Somerset [Bristol County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Acushnet Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 18,181 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the west of Acushnet Station
      • Estimated population in 2018: 17,313 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acushnet Station. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acushnet Station.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acushnet Station. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Acushnet Station.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acushnet Station. See our Newspapers Page for Acushnet Station.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Massachusetts

About Bristol County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Acushnet Station, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Bristol, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Acushnet Station. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acushnet Station - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acushnet Station) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acushnet Station. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6751, Longitude: -70.9395       In this case, the coordinates for Acushnet Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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