Sowams Heritage Area featured at Watchemoket Square Day in East Providence

The Sowams Heritage Area was one of three featured subjects at the annual Watchemoket Square Day event at Tockwotton on the Waterfront in East Providence on September 30, 2018. Project Coordinator Dr. David Weed presented a brief overview of the Sowams Heritage Area with a focus on the development of India Point in Providence and Bold Point in East Providence starting in the late 1600s. Sowams Heritage Area Steering Committee member and Providence College Professor Dr. Doug Blum also set up and manned a display about Sowams outside the Tockwotton building. Click here for more text and photos from the event.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *