Three Dog Site, RI-151

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Three Dog Site, RI-151

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Area near where the site is located in North Smithfield
Location North Smithfield, Rhode Island
NRHP reference # 84000362 [1]
Added to NRHP November 1, 1984

Three Dog Site, RI-151 is an archaeological site in North Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States.

Archaeological site Place in which evidence of past activity is preserved

An archaeological site is a place in which evidence of past activity is preserved, and which has been, or may be, investigated using the discipline of archaeology and represents a part of the archaeological record. Sites may range from those with few or no remains visible above ground, to buildings and other structures still in use.

North Smithfield, Rhode Island Town in Rhode Island, United States

North Smithfield is a town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States, settled as a farming community in 1666 and incorporated into its present form in 1871. North Smithfield includes the historic villages of Forestdale, Primrose, Waterford, Branch Village, Union Village, Park Square, and Slatersville. The population was 12,314 at the 2015 census.

Rhode Island State of the United States of America

Rhode Island, officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, is a state in the New England region of the United States. It is the smallest state in area, the seventh least populous, and the second most densely populated, but it has the longest official name of any state. Rhode Island is bordered by Connecticut to the west, Massachusetts to the north and east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the south via Rhode Island Sound and Block Island Sound. It also shares a small maritime border with New York. Providence is the state capital and most populous city in Rhode Island.

The site features Late Archaic and prehistoric archeological evidence and was added to the National Historic Register in 1984.

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