Historic Tour of the Cemetery 2011

by Editor on June 6, 2011

Tim Cranston Tour of QMC Sponsored by Concerned Citizens of Davisville (CCOD)

Historical Tour

Historical Tour

Saturday, June 18, 2011 from 10:00am – 12:00pm.  Come join us in front of the cemetery office located at 6365 Post Road, North Kingstown, RI

This fascinating tour is a special treat for history buffs, locals and lot owners of Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery alike.

Tim Cranston, Historian

Tim Cranston, a/k/a G. T. Cranston Local historian, author and news contributor known for his "View from Swamptown" in the North East Independent

A master story teller, Tim Cranston, will introduce you to numerous “Folks of Note” resting within the gates of Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery including the inventor of the Bostich stapler, the Wickford pharmacist turned famous photographer, the much misunderstood founder of the Exeter School for the Feeble-Minded, the richest man and mill owner for which Davisville was named, and much more.

No sign up needed.    For directions visit our Contact Page.

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