North Providence Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1924-1941 and 1980-1990

This is a list of all chain grocery locations my research has uncovered in North Providence from 1924-1941 and 1980-1990, compiled from city directories, telephone books, and other sources. There may be some omissions due to incomplete or missing data, etc. and I welcome suggestions and corrections. Please read about my methodology for more information about what I do and do not include.

Access and download the location spreadsheet via Google Sheets.


  • City directories were not published for North Providence after 1941, though listings bgean to be included in the Providence directory in 1980.

Store tags:

    • A&P
    • Almac’s
    • First National
    • Mayflower
    • Nicholson Thackray
    • Piggly Wiggly
    • Shaw’s
    • Stop & Shop
Updated on 26 November 2022