abolition row park

New Bedford Gets A New Park
New Bedford Gets A New Park
NEW BEDFORD — A vacant lot that once housed two historic homes in New Bedford's Abolition Row neighborhood is springing back to life with new purpose. The City of New Bedford and the New Bedford Historical Society are creating Abolition Row Park on the site, located at the corner of Seventh and Spring Streets...
Meeting Thursday to Discuss Plans for New Bedford’s Abolition Row Park
Meeting Thursday to Discuss Plans for New Bedford’s Abolition Row Park
On Thursday, the public is invited to discuss design plans for a new park planned at the site of two former historic homes in New Bedford that will recognize and celebrate some of the city's most forward-thinking residents. The park, which will be called Abolition Row Park, will celebrate the 19th-century abolitionists that lived in 19 houses in the four blocks around the park's location at the co