Route 24 extends south from Interstate 93, U.S. 1 and Route 128 at Canton, Massachusetts to Portsmouth, Rhode Island near Mount Hope Bay.

Route 24 South
Massachusetts merges with Interstate 195 briefly between Exits 8B and 8A adjacent to South Watuppa Pond. The state route emerges from I-195 via a trumpet interchange en route through south Fall River. 07/28/07
Exit 2 comprises a folded diamond interchange between Route 24 and Brayton Avenue just south of I-195. Brayton Avenue travels west from Eastern Avenue and Martine Street (U.S. 6) to Stafford Road in south Falls River. 07/28/07
U.S. 6 ties into Brayton Avenue just east of Exit 2. The US route parallels I-195 by the three-wye interchange between Interstate 195 and Route 24 (Exit 8B) along Martine Street to State Road in Westport. U.S. 6 west follows Eastern Avenue north from Brayton Avenue. 07/28/07
Route 81 consists a short route along Plymouth Avenue in Fall River. The state route transitions to Rhode Island 81 (Stafford Road) south of the cloverleaf interchange (Exits 1B/A) with Route 24. 07/28/07
Exit 1B provides the movement onto Route 81 (Plymouth Avenue) northbound back into Fall River from Route 24 south. Route 81 ends at Exit 7 of Interstate 195 east of Downtown. 07/28/07
The final southbound Route 24 reassurance marker appears at the Route 81 underpass. 07/28/07
Southbound at the Exit 1B ramp departure onto Route 81 (Plymouth Avenue) north. Rhode Island 81 continues the route south along Stafford Road 8.3 miles to Rhode Island 179 at Adamsville. 07/28/07
Route 24 transitions into Rhode Island 24 immediately south of Exit 1 as the freeway enters the town of Tiverton. 07/28/07
Route 24 scenes
Brayton Avenue travels below Route 24 at Exit 2 in Fall River. This all-text sign (since replaced) directed motorists to a loop ramp for the freeway north to adjacent Interstate 195. 07/28/07
An Interstate 195 trailblazer directs traffic onto Route 24 north. The two routes combine for approximately 0.75 miles as Route 24 dog legs east from alongside South Watuppa Pond to North Watuppa Pond. 07/28/07
Boston is the northbound control city for Route 24 from Fall River. Providence is used at Brayton Avenue for the connection with I-195 west through Seekonk. 07/28/07

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07/28/07 by AARoads

Connect with:
Interstate 195
Interstate 495

Page Updated 02-12-2007.

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