Historical Commission

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Next 2 meetings:

  • Mon, Jun 12 at 7:00 PM -- Town Hall & online: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85720560676?pwd=bThuajB1LzFWTG9ndU51WUhGZks1QT09
  • Mon, Jul 10 at 6:00 PM -- Historic Assets Yearly Review - meet in person 6pm at Field Library/Museum (outside)


8 of 8 seats. 2 years each seat.

  • Carole Desanti, Member. October, 2024.
  • Edie Field, Honorary.
  • Susan Mareneck, Chair. 2024.
  • Anne Schuyler. 2023.
  • Sara Robinson. 2023.
  • Susan Lynton. 2023.
  • Ann Tweedy. 2024.
  • Eva Gibavic. 2024.
Jenn Doherty, Massachusetts Historical Commission,
Local Government Program Coordinator 
Presentation to Leverett on
"Secretary of the Interior Standards for Restoration, Preservation, Reconstruction and Rehabilitation"*
(Link to Video Presentation)
* Standards required for any project using Community Preservation Act funding 



Finding and Interpreting Leverett's Industrial Heritage in the Landscape



December 1st 2022:  Virtual Visit to Leverett's Charcoal Kiln and Charcoal Industry


supported by the Leverett CPA fund



This virtual visit to the Charcoal Kiln happened on December 1, 2022.

Leverett's Charcoal Industry

Part of the ongoing project, "A Sense of Where You Are, Finding and Interpreting Mill Foundations in the Landscape",  this event is funded by the Leverett Community Preservation Act Fund.


A video of the April zoom visit

to the Graves' Ironworks

on the Sawmill River in North Leverett 

can be viewed at




A video of the October zoom visit

to the Slarrow Sawmill on North Leverett Road

can be viewed at





For information, email leveretthistoryinfo@gmail.com


See you online!

Leverett Historical Commission




Volunteers cleared Leverett's historic town pound landmark this summer!

Link to a Youtube 3D video is: https://youtu.be/5hDRPg21gO0Town Pound_2021


Read the report on findings from the 2017-18 Historical Assets Survey -






Charcoal Kiln (coke kilns)

Read a report about the Leverett Family Museum

The Historical Commission, with grants from Mass Humanities (Research Inventory Grant), Community Preservation Commisstion, and Boston Public Library, is proud to release the first of many volumes of records from the Town of Leverett vault. Please feel free to browse.

Previous meetings:

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Calendar of Events
Council on Aging -- POSTED
Thu, Jun 8, 2023, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Town Hall downstairs
Posted to: Council on Aging
Mon, Jun 12, 2023, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Town Hall & online: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85720560676?pwd=bThuajB1LzFWTG9ndU51WUhGZks1QT09
Mon, Jun 12, 2023, 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hybrid Meeting Leverett Town Hall and On Line
Posted to: Energy Committee
Tue, Jun 13, 2023, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Town Hall & Zoom
Posted to: Planning Board
Wed, Jun 14, 2023, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hybrid Meeting Leverett Town Hall & Zoom
Posted to: Planning Board
Council on Aging -- DRAFT AGENDA
Fri, Jun 16, 2023, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Town Hall
Posted to: Council on Aging
Latest News
The Library is closed this week to allow a new energy efficient heating system to be installed. Project funded by Mass DOER Green Communities Program. More details on the Energy Committee webpage