Rock Island (Rhode Island)

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Rock Island is an island in Narragansett Bay in the U.S. state of Rhode Island.

Rock Island is a small rocky island near Pawtuxet Village and is now connected to the mainland by a causeway. The island is part of the Salter Grove public picnic ground and is the site for a proposed man-made salt marsh using dredged materials. The island contains several unusual fossils.


Coordinates: 41°44′59″N 71°22′50″W / 41.74972°N 71.38056°W / 41.74972; -71.38056