Sentence Examples

  • The power gained from the Pawtucket Falls in the Merrimack river has long been found insufficient for these.
  • The opportunity for developing water-power by the purchase of the canal around Pawtucket Falls (chartered for navigation in 1792) led them to choose the adjacent village of East Chelmsford as the site of their projected cotton mills; they bought the Pawtucket canal, and incorporated in 1822 the Merrimack Manufacturing Company; in 1823 the first cloth was actually made, and in 1826 a separate township was formed from part of Chelmsford and was named in honour of Francis Cabot Lowell, who with Jackson had improved Cartwright's power loom, and had planned the mills at Waltham.
  • North of Pawtucket Falls, at its most southerly bend, and thence due west to the next English province.
  • Slater at Pawtucket, Rhode Island in 1790.
  • The latter stream at Pawtucket has a fall of about 50 ft., and the Pawtuxet river also has a number of falls along its course.

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