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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Swansea came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Swansea in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Swansea. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Swansea is contained in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list:

The Swansea post office opened in 1799.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Swansea:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Express Office, no Railroad mentioned

Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851)
Published by W. & J.C. Greer, Printers

U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846)
Published by John T. Towers

George#&160;F. Cram Map of Massachusetts (1901)
Published by George F. Cram& Co.

Shell Oil Road Map for Massachusetts (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Swansea in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Swansea for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Swansea. See our Misc Page for Swansea for more information.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Swansea. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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