History of Walpole

Built in the 1880's, the old Town Hall is listed on the National Historic Register. It currently houses the Walpole Police Department. The white building to the left of the Town Hall is the Clapp House.

        Communitywide Historic Properties Report

        Walpole Cemetery Transcription Project     [11.2012]

        Digitized & Local History titles available [limited]

        Historic Walpole Maps online [and others]

        Inventory of Local History Archive Room [2.2013]

        Geologic History of Walpole

        Historical Timeline of Walpole

        Local History Materials in Walpole Library

        Other Links to Walpole History

        People, Places, and Things

        Short Histories of Walpole

        Blizzard of 1978

        Vital Records to 1850

        Walpole Images

        Walpole Census Data: 1790, 1810, 1830 & 1850

        Walpole Historical Society

        Walpole Library History

The Walpole Public Library has a collection of town records on microfilm. The reels include Town Meeting records, records of births, marriages and deaths, local tax lists and miscellaneous town records belonging to the Walpole Historical Society. These are in addition to the library microfilm copies of The Walpole Times.