November 27, 2022

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Willy Duffy House – Hillsborough
History, Landmarks

Willy Duffy House – Hillsborough

The builder of this house, Willy Duffy, is historically significant because of the transitional role he and his family played in the development of the local economy of Hillsborough. Willy Duffy’s grandfather, William, emigrated to Rhode Island, from Ireland but…

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Old Hillsborough Post Office
Landmarks, History

Old Hillsborough Post Office

The Old Hillsborough Post Office is a two-storey brick and sandstone Beaux Arts style institutional building that stands proudly aloof on Main Street in Hillsborough. Just inside the double front doors, the guarded expression of the original wall of mail…

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