Narragansett Bay

Narragansett Bay has been mentioned more than a dozen times throughout the RSS channels we monitor. This location appears to be especially popular on the channel 'Online Review of Rhode Island History' where it has more than a dozen mentions. As seen in the chart below, Narragansett Bay had the highest popularity figure in December, 2016.

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The Life Savers: Rhode Island’s Forgotten Service, 1872-1914

[...] by orders of magnitude. The number of ships, cargo and passenger’s transiting the waters of Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island Sound and Block Island Sound escalated each year. During the year 1893 more [...]

Pearl Harbor Attack Panics Rhode Islanders

[...] Point. Less than three hours after arriving at Newport, Roosevelt began his trip out of Narragansett Bay. President Roosevelt, in the front passenger seat, reviews cadets on the grounds of the [...]

Contemporary Wooden House in Narragansett Bay on April 02, 2011 @ 14:00

[...] Clingstone House is a contemporary wooden house located on Narragansett Bay. A classic and an old house were built by S Lovering Wharton and William Trost Richards. A [...]

Rhode Island’s Founding Documents: The Rhode Island Patent of February 1643/44 and the Acts and Orders of 1647

[...] , and Newport under the name of “the incorporation of Providence Plantations in Narragansett Bay in New England,” and it granted these towns “full power and authority to govern and [...]

Walter Massie, a Remarkable Wireless Radio Pioneer

[...] consultancy business in the Edgewood section of Cranston and became an avid yachtsman on Narragansett Bay. He owned a handsome motor yacht, Maurence, named after his two sisters. (Needless to say, [...]

Early Accounts of Kent County by Travelers Near and from Afar

[...] cove had a long reputation from its beginnings as the scene of smuggling goods off boats on Narragansett Bay. Stafford had become a freeman of Warwick in 1718, and was elected multiple times to serve [...]

Newport Mansions Season in Full Swing; New Tours, Exhibition and New Mobile App Unveiled

[...] and adults are invited to frolic in the whimsical and historic topiary garden overlooking Narragansett Bay in Portsmouth, with music, rides, food and fun. Admission:  Member Adult $20, Member Youth [...]

Rhode Island’s Last Civil War Veteran: An Irishman

[...] Underground Railroad. In the spring of 1865, at the age of 18 and living in Bristol (across Narragansett Bay from Aquidneck Island), Ray and a companion trekked to Providence to enlist in the 14th [...]

A German U-Boat in Newport Harbor During World War I

[...] on a course parallel to the Germans. As both reached the Brenton Reef lightship outside Narragansett Bay, Klt. Rose hailed Lt. Fulker by megaphone and asked permission to enter Newport harbor. His [...]

The Narragansett Pacer: Where and How It Evolved, Flourished, and Died Out

[...] Pacer in Rhode Island. In the War of 1812, a British warship cruised the waters of Narragansett Bay, and its captain reportedly sent out agents to purchase a Pacer as a gift for his wife, but [...]

Verrazzano Visits the Narragansett Indians in 1524

[...] reached another land 15 leagues from the island, where we found an excellent harbor [current Narragansett Bay, probably the West Channel, near the mainland]. Before entering it, we saw about 20 boats [...]


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