Village of East Jaffrey, NH
The following data is extracted from Jaffrey, Cheshire County, New Hampshire History.
EAST JAFFREY, a comely post village, is located in the southeastern part of the town, on the Monadnock railroad, at the head of Contoocook river, and is noted for its pure mountain air, pleasant drives and the beautiful scenery which surrounds it. It has too churches (Congregational and Universalist), one hotel, two banks, four stores, a cotton-mill, edge tool manufactory, two blacksmith shops, a chair-shop, and about fifty dwellings.
Source: Jaffrey, Cheshire County, New Hampshire History