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About New Bedford

New Bedford, Massachusetts, located in Bristol County, is a historic city known for its rich maritime heritage. In the 19th century, New Bedford was one of the world's most important whaling ports, serving as the inspiration for Herman Melville's novel Moby-Dick. The city's whaling industry brought wealth and prosperity, making it one of the wealthiest cities in the United States at the time. The city's historic district, including cobblestone streets and beautifully preserved 19th-century buildings, offers visitors a glimpse into its seafaring past.

Today, New Bedford remains an important hub for freight transportation, with its strategic location along the northeastern coast of the United States. The Port of New Bedford is a major seaport, handling a variety of cargo including seafood, lumber, and other goods. The port is also home to a large fishing fleet, making it one of the top commercial fishing ports in the country. In addition to its maritime transportation, New Bedford is well-connected by rail and road, with easy access to major highways and rail lines, facilitating the movement of goods in and out of the city.

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