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Southeastern Massachusetts is a beautiful coastal area, with historical small towns and pristine beaches. Bristol County is located on the southern coast of Massachusetts, and shares a border with the state of Rhode Island. It was established in the late 1600's by the Plymouth Colony, and today has a population of about 550,000. The county seat is the city of Taunton. Fall River is situated along the eastern shores of Mount Hope Bay. During the 1800's Fall River was the leading textile manufacturer of the U.S.. New Bedford, also referred to as The Whaling City, is the largest city in Bristol County. It home to the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park. This park commemorates the largest and busiest whaling port of the 1800's.