Main Road, The Hairpin Corner, Granville, Massachusetts

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Title

Main Road, The Hairpin Corner, Granville, Massachusetts

Description

The hairpin corner near Henry Johnson's farm. Main Road, Granville, Massachusetts.

Henry B. Johnson (1892-1986) was married to Bessie May Peebles (1902-1967). Henry was a veteran of World War I, having served in the Army from 1917 to 1919. Bessie and Henry are buried in the Silver Street Cemetery in Granville.

'Map location is approximate. The road has been completely changed to eliminate the hairpin and raise the grade.

Date

Possibly 1920 or so.

Contributor

From the Herbert A. Hiers collection at the Noble & Cooley Center for Historic Preservation.

Rights

Digital Image: Mabel Root Henry Historical Museum, Granville, Massachusetts, 2022

Citation

“Main Road, The Hairpin Corner, Granville, Massachusetts,” Granville History Digital Collection, accessed February 1, 2023, https://granvillehistory.omeka.net/items/show/1445.

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