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Bliss-Ruisden House, 606 Main Street, Warren, Bristol County, RI

Bliss-Ruisden House, 606 Main Street, Warren, Bristol County, RI

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Summary

Significance: The Federal-period house has lovely woodwork inside, including the wainscoting, scrollwork on the stringer, and crossetted surround in the parlor, but the exterior is noted for its Colonial Revival era fence designed by Edmund Willson for another site. (See Buildings of Rhode Island, p. 458)
Survey number: HABS RI-266
Building/structure dates: ca. 1825 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1885 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Willson, Edmund
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Location

bristol county41.72707, -71.28154
Google Map of 41.727073, -71.281538
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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