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Left: Narragansett Pier, R.I., Illustrated, 1891 Right: SCM photo jrt-2011
Tyn-y-Coed

73 Central Street

Architectural Description

21/2-story, wood-shingled dwelling with gabled dormers and a polygonal bay on the south side.

Original Owner/Resident

Built as a residence for Nancy K Bishop of Providence, the widow of William W. Bishop, agent
for the Rhode Island Bleach Works in that city.

Years Built

1884-85

Comment

Tyn-y-Coed is Welsh for "cottage in a field."

SCM 2011-2018