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By David A. D'Apice

From its pre-Colonial origins to the hustle and bustle of this present day, Billerica has remained a thriving village with whatever for everybody. Surrounded through lakes, rivers, and footpaths that turned the construction blocks of the state’s street approach, Billerica’s historical past displays the expansion developments of a tender nation—a heritage steeped in braveness, independence, prosperity, and get together. initially the Shawshin wasteland, the fledgling payment took the identify Billerica and was once integrated as a city in 1655. The territory at the beginning incorporated lands that may develop into elements of Bedford, Tewksbury, Wilmington, and Carlisle. For the subsequent 3 centuries, farmers, weavers, retailers, millers, and craftsmen sought out Billerica for its agricultural chance, power waterpower, leisure sights, and strategic go back and forth routes.

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