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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.

The location of Acushnet Station has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Acushnet Station: uh-koozh-net<3>

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.<4>.

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

The location where Acushnet Station once stood is in the (508) & (774)<5> area codes.

Communities near Acushnet Station ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Acushnet Station and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.

Community   2017<7>
Population
DirDistance
Bourne   [Map]   19,879   E   18 miles [29 km]
Dartmouth   [Map]   34,336   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fall River   [Map]   89,420   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Falmouth   [Map]   31,101   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Middleborough   [Map]   24,873   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Somerset   [Map]   18,176   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Acushnet Station.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acushnet Station. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acushnet Station.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Acushnet Station:

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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.

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<2>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.

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<3>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.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acushnet Station - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).

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<6>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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Acushnet Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<7>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Acushnet Station.

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