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Whitman

Whitman, town (1990 pop. 13,240), Plymouth co., SE Mass., S of Boston settled c.1670, set off from Abington and inc. 1875. It is an industrial town that manufactures plastics and foundry products. The Toll House (1709) is restored.

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