Profile for West Townsend, Massachusetts, MA
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West Townsend is in Middlesex County, in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area.
The community was named after Charles Townshend, English secretary of state and an opponent of the Tories
The latitude of West Townsend is 42.677N. The longitude is -71.74W.
It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 322 feet.
Once a stop on the stagecoach line between Boston and Keene, NH
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