Exploring the Blackstone River Valley
Auburn | Blackstone | Burrillville | Central Falls | Cumberland | Douglas | East Providence | Glocester | Grafton | Hopedale | Leicester | Lincoln | Mendon | Millbury | Millville | North Smithfield | Northbridge | Pawtucket | Providence | Smithfield | Sutton | Upton | Uxbridge | Woonsocket | Worcester
Includes the village of East Douglas
Settled in 1721, Incorporated in 1746
- Was originally known as the town of New Sherburn
- Due to the vast forests, Douglas had a major woodcutting industry and the famous Douglas Axe Company
- The New England Trunkline Trail tracks were used to haul ice from Wallum Lake as interstate commerce
- E.L. Jenks Store and Museum is a prime example of a typical New England country store from the 19th century.