Little Compton Common Historic District

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Little Compton Common Historic District
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Common in 2008
Little Compton Common Historic District is located in Rhode Island
Little Compton Common Historic District
Little Compton Common Historic District is located in the US
Little Compton Common Historic District
Location Little Compton, Rhode Island
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Greek Revival, Late Victorian
NRHP Reference # 74000041 [1]
Added to NRHP May 3, 1974

The Little Compton Common Historic District (or Little Compton Commons) is a historic district in Little Compton, Rhode Island.

The area features a various Greek Revival and Victorian buildings, a Congregational church and a town common, one of only two remaining in Rhode Island. The common contains a large colonial cemetery with many graves, including those of American Revolutionary War veterans and other notable individuals.[2] The area was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

Notable people buried in the Cemetery[edit]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b c Rhode Island: a guide to the smallest state By Federal Writers' Project. Rhode Island (Houghton Mifflin company, 1937) pg. 423 https://books.google.com/books?id=ntN4AAAAMAAJ&source=gbs_navlinks_s

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Coordinates: 41°30′34″N 71°10′19″W / 41.50949°N 71.17194°W / 41.50949; -71.17194