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Harrison avenue and Fay street ; thence by the centre lines of Fay,
Dover, Washington, and Groton streets, Shawmut avenue, Dover, Tre-
mont, Compton, Washington, and Florence streets, and Harrison avenue
to the point of beginning — 591 voters.

Precinct Three. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
Broadway bridge and the ward line ; thence by said ward line through
Fort Point channel to its intersection with the centre line of Bristol
street extended ; thence by said centre line extended and the centre lines
of Bristol street, Harrison avenue, Way street, Broadway, and Broad-
way bridge to the point of beginning — 513 voters.
Precinct Fotir. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-



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ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
Bristol street extended and the ward line in Fort Point channel ; thence
by said ward line through Fort Point channel and South Bay to its inter-
section with the centre line of Wareham street extended ; thence by said
centre line extended and the centre lines of Wareham, Maiden, Wash-
ington, Waltham, and Bradford streets, Shawmut avenue, Groton,
Washington, Dover, Fay, and Bristol streets, and Bristol street extended
to the point of beginning — 486 voters.

Precinct Five. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Tremont and Dover streets ; thence by the centre lines of Dover street,
Shawmut avenue, Bradford, Waltham, and Tremont streets to the
point of beginning — 508 voters.

Precinct Six. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of West
Dedham and Tremont streets ; thence by the centre lines of Tremont,
Waltham, Washington, and West Dedham streets to the point of begin-
ning — 541 voters.

Precinct Seven. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Shawmut avenue and West Dedham street ; thence by the centre lines
of West Dedham, Washington, Maiden, Wareham, and Wareham street
extended to the centre line of location of the New York & New England
Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to its intersection with
the centre line of East Brookline sti'eet extended ; thence by said
extended centre line to its intersection with the harbor line ; thence by
said harbor line to its intersection with the centre line of East Canton
street extended ; thence by said extended centre line and the centre lines
of East and West Canton streets and Shawmut avenue to the point of
beginning — 539 voters.

WARD TEN.

Nine Precincts — 3,931 Voters.

Precinct One. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Pleasant and Tremont streets ; thence by the centre lines of Tremont,
Church, Winchester, and Ferdinand sti-eets, Columbus avenue, Berkeley
and Providence streets to Park square ; thence across Park square to the
centre line of Pleasant street ; thence by the centre line of Pleasant
street to the point of beginning — 464 voters.

Precinct Two. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line: Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Tremont and Church streets ; thence by the centre line of Tremont



198 MUNICIPAL REGISTER.

street to the centre line of location of the Boston & Albany Railroad ;
thence by said centre line of location to its intersection with the centre
line of location of the Providence Division of the New York, New
Haven, & Hartford Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to
its intersection with the centre line of Berkeley street ; thence by the
centre lines of Berkeley street, Columbus avenue, Ferdinand, Winches-
ter, and Church streets to the point of beginning — 446 voters.

Precinct Three. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Tremont and Appleton streets ; thence by New York, New Haven, &
Hartford Railroad ; thence by the centre lines of Appleton, Dartmouth,
Chandler, and Clarendon streets, and Columbus avenue, to the centre
line of the location of the Boston & Albany Railroad; thence by said
centre line of location to its intersection with the centre line of Tremont
street ; thence by the centre line of Tremont street to the point of
beginning — 420 voters.

Precinct Four. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Tremont and Appleton streets ; thence by the centre lines of Tremont,
Dartmouth, and Appleton streets to the point of beginning — 444
voters.

Precinct Five. — Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
Columbus avenue and the centre line of location of the Boston & Albany
Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to the centre line of
location of the Providence Division of the New York, New Haven, &
Hartford Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to the centre
line of Yarmouth street; thence by the centre lines of Yarmouth street,
Columbus avenue, Chandler and Clarendon streets, and Columbus
avenue to the point of beginning — 456 voters.

Precinct Six. — Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines
of Warren and Dartmouth streets ; thence by the centre lines of'
Dartmouth street, Columbus avenue, and Yarmouth street to the inter-
section of the centre line of Yarmouth street with the centre line of
location of the Providence Division of the New York, New Haven, &
Hartford Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to the centre
line of West Newton street ; thence by the centre line of West
Newton street to and across Columbus square and by the centre line of
Warren avenue to the point of beginning — 411 voters.

Precinct Seven. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line: Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
location of the Providence Division of the New York, New Haven, &
Hartford Railroad and the centre line of West Newton street ; thence
by the centre lines of West Newton street, Huntington avenue, Norway,



WARD PRECINCTS. 199

Falmouth, and Dalton streets, and Dalton street extended across the
Boston & Albany Railroad to the centre line of Boylston street ; thence
by the centre lines of Boylston, Exeter, and Blagden streets across
Huntington avenue to the centre line of St. James avenue ; thence by
the centre lines of St. James avenue and Berkeley street to the centre
line of the location of the Providence Division of the New centre line
of location to the point of beginning — 519 voters.

Precinct Eight. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
West Newton street and the centre line of location of the Providence
Division of the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad; thence
by the said centre line of location to the centre line of Massachusetts
avenue ; thence by the centre lines of Massachusetts avenue and
Boylston street to the centre line of Dalton street extended; thence by
said extended centre line across the Boston & Albany Railroad, and by
the centre lines of Dalton, Falmouth, and Norway streets, Huntington
avenue, and West Newton street to the point of beginning — 473
voters .

Precinct Nine. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
Massachusetts avenue and the centre line of location of the Providence
Division of the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad; thence
by the said centre line of location to the centre line of Rogers avenue ;
thence by the centre lines of Rogers and Huntington avenues and Hun-
tington entrance" to Back Bay Fens, and the centre line of Huntington
entrance extended to the centre line of Muddy river; thence by the
centre line of Muddy river to its intersection with the centre line of
Boylston road ; thence by the centre lines of Boylston road, Boylston
street, and Massachusetts avenue to the point of beginning — 298
voters.

"WARD ELEVEN.

Nine Precincts — 3,710 Voters.

Precinct One. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intei'section of the centre lines of Joy
and Mt. Vernon streets ; thence by the centre lines of Mount Vernon
street, Louisburg square, Pinckney, Anderson, Revere, Irving, Cam-
bridge, and Joy streets to the point of beginning — 454 voters.

Precinct Tivo. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Irving and Revere streets ; thence by the centre lines of Revere, Ander-
son, Myrtle, Grove, Phillips, West Cedar, Cambridge, and Irving
.streets to the point of beginning — 530 voters.



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Precinct TJiree. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Anderson and Pinckney streets ; thence by the centre lines of Pinckney
street, Louisburg square, Mount Vernon, West Cedar, and Pinckney
streets to the ward line in Charles river ; thence by said ward line to the
West Boston bridge ; thence by the centre lines of said bridge, Cam-
bridge, West Cedar, Phillips, Grove, Myrtle, and Anderson streets to
the point of beginning — 503 voters.

Precinct Four. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Joy and Beacon streets ; thence by the centre lines of Beacon and Otter
streets and of Otter street extended to the ward line in Charles river ;
thence by said ward line to the centre line of Pinckney street extended ;
thence by the centre lines of Pinckney street extended, Pinckney, West
Cedar, Mount Vernon, and Joy streets to the point of beginning — 481
voters.

Precinct Five. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Arlington street and Commonwealth avenue ; thence by the centre lines
of Commonwealth avenue and Exeter street and Exeter street extended
to the ward line in Chaides river ; thence by said ward line to the centre
line of Otter street extended ; thence by the centre lines of Otter street
extended, Otter, Beacon, and Arlington streets to the point of begin-
ning — 374 voters.

Precinct Six. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of Park
square and Providence street ; thence by the centre lines of Providence
and Berkeley streets, St. James and Huntington avenues, Dartmouth
street, Commonwealth avenue, Arlington, Beacon, and Charles streets,
and Park square to the point of beginning — 334 voters.

Precinct Seven. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Dartmouth street and Huntington avenue ; thence by the centre lines of
Huntington avenue, Blagden, Exeter, and Boylston streets, Massachu-
setts and Commonwealth avenues, and Dartmouth street to the point of
beginning — 428 voters.

Precinct Eight. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Exeter street and Commonwealth avenue ; thence by the centre lines of
Commonwealth and Massachusetts avenues and Harvard bridge to the
ward line in Charles river ; thence by said ward line to the centre line
of Exeter street extended ; thence by the centre lines of Exeter street
extended and Exeter street to the point of beginning — 355 voters.



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Precinct Nine. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
Massachusetts avenue and Boylston street; thence by the centre lines of
Boylston street, Boylston road, and Muddy river to the extension of St.
Mary's street ; thence by the easterly line of the extension of St. Mary's
street and St. Mary's street to Ashby street; thence by the centre line of
Ashby street and Ashby street extended to the ward line in Charles
river; thence by said ward line to the centre line of Harvard bridge;
thence by the centre lines of Harvard bridge and Massachusetts avenue
to the point cf beginning — 251 voters.

WARD TWELVE.

Seven Precincts — 3,750 Voters.

Precinct One. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of Con-
cord square and Tremont street ; thence by the centre lines of Tremont
and Camden streets to the centre line of the location of the Providence
Division of the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad; thence by
said centre line of location to Greenwich park ; thence by the centre
lines of Greenwich park and Concord square to the point of beginning —
545 voters.

Precinct Tioo. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
West Brookline and Tremont streets ; thence by the centre lines of
Tremont street* Concord square, and Greenwich park to the centre line
of the location of the Providence Division of the New York, New
Haven, & Hartford Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to
West Newton street ; thence by the centre line of West Newton street
to and across Columbus square to Warren avenue ; thence by the centre
line of Warren avenue to West Brookline street ; thence by the centre
line of West Brookline street to the point of beginning — 529 voters.

Precinct Three. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
West Canton and, Washington streets; thence by the centre lines of
Washington and West Brookline streets, Warren avenue, Dartmouth
and West Dedham streets, Shawmut avenue, and West Canton street to
the point of beginning — 560 voters.

Precinct Four. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
West Brookline and Washington streets ; thence by the centre lines of
Washington and West Springfield streets, Shawmut avenue, Worcester,
Tremont, and AVest Brookline streets to the point of beginning — 572
voters.



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Precinct Five. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of West
Springfield and Washington streets ; thence by the centre lines of Wash-
ington, Camden, Tremont, and Worcester streets, Shawmut avenue,
and West Springfield street to the point of beginning — 544 voters.

Precinct Six. — All that part_of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
East Concord and Albany streets ; thence by the centre lines of Albany,
Northampton, Fellows, East Lenox, Washington, and East Concord
streets to the point of beginning — 541 voters.

Precinct Seven. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
East Canton street extended to the ward line in South bay ; thence by
said ward line and the centre line of Roxbury canal to its intersection
with the centre line of Massachusetts avenue ; thence to the centre lines
of Massachusetts avenue, Albany, East Concord, Washington, and East
Canton streets, and East Canton street extended to the point of begin-
ning — 487 voters.

WARD THIRTEEN.

Eight Precincts— 3,813 "Voters.

Precinct One. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
F and West Second streets ; thence by the centre lines of West Second,
E, West Third, B, and West Second streets, Dorchester avenue, Broad-
way, and Broadway bridge to the centre of Fort Point channel ; thence
by the centre line of Fort Point channel and the Harbor Commissioners'
line to the centre line of F street extended ; thence by the centre lines
of F street extended and F street to the point of beginning — 482 voters.

Precinct Two. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
C and West Seventh streets ; thence by the centre lines of West Seventh
and B streets to the centre line of location of the Old Colony Division of
the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad; thence by said centre
line of location to the centre line of the location of the* New York & New
England Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to the Harbor
Commissioners' line ; thence by said Harbor Commissioners' line to the
southerly side of Dover-street bridge ; thence by the southerly side of
Dover-street bridge to the centre line of Fort Point channel ; thence by
the centre line of Fort Point channel to the centre line of Broadway
bridge; thence by the centrelines of Broadway bridge, Broadway, A
and West Fourth streets to the centre line of location of the New York
& New England Railroad ; thence by said centre line of location to the



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centre line of West Fifth street ; thence by the centre lines of West Fifth
and C streets to the point of beginning- — 489 voters.

Precinct Three. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
B and West Fourth streets ; thence by the centre lines of West Fourth
and A streets, West Broadway, Dorchester avenue, West Second and B
streets to the point of beginning — 486 voters.

Precinct Four. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
West Fifth and C streets ; thence by the centre line of West Fifth street
and the centre line of the location of the New York & New England
Railroad and the centre lines of West Fourth, B, West Third, and C
streets to the point of beginning — 469 voters.

Precinct Five. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
F street and West Broadway ; thence by the centre lines of West Broad-
way, C, West Third, E, West Second, and F streets to the point of be-
ginning — 497 voters.

Precinct Six. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
E and West Fifth streets ; thence by the centre lines of West Fifth and
C streets, West Bi*oadway, and E street to the point of beginning —
427 voters.

Precinct Seven. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described lirfe : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
D street and Dorchester avenue ; thence by the centre lines of Dor-
chester avenue, B, West Seventh, C, West Fifth, and D streets to the
point of beginning — 484 voters.

Precinct Fight. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
West Fifth and E streets ; thence by the centre line of E street and the
centre line of location of the Old Colony Division of the New York,
New Haven, & Hartford Railroad, and the centre lines of D and West
Fifth streets to the point of beginning — 469 voters.

WARD FOURTEEN.

Eight Precincts — 3,603 Voters.
Precinct One. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
H street and East Broadway; thence by the centre lines of East
Broadway, West Broadway, F street, and F street extended to the
ward line in Boston harbor ; thence by said ward line to the centre line



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of I street extended ; thence by said centre line extended and by the
centre lines of East First and H streets to the point of beginning —
573 voters.

Precinct Two. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
K street and East Broadway ; thence by the centre lines of East Broad-
way, H, East First, and I streets, and I street extended to the ward
line ; thence by said ward line to the centre line of K street extended ;
thence by the centre line of K street extended and of K street to the
point of beginning — 442 voters.

Precinct Three. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of
K and East Sixth streets ; thence by the centre lines of East Sixth and
H streets, East Broadway, and K street to the point of beginning —
400 voters.

Precinct Four. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
L street extended to the ward line in Dorchester bay and said wai'd
line ; thence by said ward line to the centre line of K street extended ;
thence by the centre lines of K street extended, K street, East Broad-
way, L street, and L street extended to the point of beginning — 409
voters.

Precinct Five. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
N street extended to the ward line in Dorchester bay and said ward
line ; thence by said ward line to the centre line [of L street extended ;
thence by the centre lines of L street extended, L street, East Broad-
way, M, East Sixth, and N streets, and N street extended to the point
of beginning — 446 voters.

Precinct Six. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of
street extended to the ward line in Dorchester bay and said ward line ;
thence by said ward line to the centre line of N street extended ; thence
by the centre lines of N street extended, N, East Sixth, and M streets,
East Broadway, O street, and O street extended to the point of begin-
ning — 425 voters.

Precinct Seven. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-
ing-described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of O
street and East Broadway ; thence by the centre lines of East Broadway,
K street, and K street extended to the Ward line in Boston harbor ;
thence by said ward line to the centre line of O street extended ; thence
by the centre lines of O street extended and O street to the point of
beginning: — 428 voters.



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Precinct Eight. — All that part of said ward lying easterly of the
centre line of O -street from the ward line in Boston harbor to the ward
line in Dorchester bay — 480 voters.

WARD FIFTEEN.

Eight Precincts — 3,563 Voters.

Precinct One. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre line of Dor-
chester street and the centre line of location of the Old Colony Division
of the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad ; thence by the
centre line of Dorchester street to and across Andrew square ; thence by
the centre line of Swett street and the centre lines of the locations of the
New York & New England Railroad and the Old Colony Division of
the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad, and the centre lines of
Dorchester avenue and D street, and the centre line of location of the
Old Colony Division of the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad
to the point of beginning — 866 voters.

Precinct Two. — All that part of said ward lying within the following-
described line : Beginning at the intersection of the centre lines of Old
Harbor and East Ninth streets ; thence by the centre lines of East Ninth,
Burnharn, Mercer, Newman, and Dorchester streets, and the centreline
of location of the Old Colony Division of the New York, New Haven,
& Hartford Railroad, and the centre lines of E, West Eighth, East
Eighth, and Old .Harbor streets to the point of beginning — 442 voters.

Precinct Three. — All that part of said ward lying within the follow-


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