How well do you know Franklin County for April 14, 2018

  • Wendell’s meeting house. Recorder Staff/Paul Franz

Thursday, April 12, 2018

1. Greenfield was well known in the 1800s for its thriving tool and cutlery industry, due in part to the local invention of what?

2.Wendell’s namesake, Judge Oliver Wendell of Boston, provided the town with what?

3. Which Warwick landmark can be found at the side of Hastings Pond Road, behind the fire station at the south end of Warwick Common?

Answers: 1. The thread-cutting die, invented in the 1840s. 2. A bell for its meeting house. 3. Wawbeek Rock.