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Marshfield in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Daniel Webster Tablet

 
 
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By Russell C. Bixby, September 9, 2013
1. Daniel Webster Tablet
Inscription.
This tablet is erected by
John Adams Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
In patriotic remembrance
Daniel Webster
1782-1852
Peerless debator, a brilliant orator
A profound constitutional lawyer
A patriotic American citizen
"I pray to know who is to put beneath my feet
a freer soil than that upon which I have stood
ever since I have been in public life"

 
Erected 1913 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 5.498′ N, 70° 42.598′ W. Marker is in Marshfield, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Ocean Street (Massachusetts Route 139) and Moraine Road (Massachusetts Route 3A), on the left when traveling west on Ocean Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marshfield MA 02050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Marshfield Training Field (here, next to this marker); America's Oldest Maintained Cemetery (approx. 4.7 miles away);
Daniel Webster Tablet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell C. Bixby, September 9, 2011
2. Daniel Webster Tablet Marker
Site of The First Church (approx. 4.8 miles away); Third Cliff (approx. 5.7 miles away); Old Stockbridge Grist Mill (approx. 6.3 miles away); Site of Stockbridge Mansion (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Old Oaken Bucket (approx. 6.4 miles away); The Brig Independence (approx. 6.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Daniel Webster Estate & Heritage Center. The Daniel Webster Preservation Trust has the responsibility of operating and maintaining the Historic Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center in the seaside town of Marshfield, Massachusetts. Purchased by the Town of Marshfield in 1995, a 10-year restoration brought the estate back to itís original glory and a new chapter began for this fascinating place of History. (Submitted on September 11, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & Patriotism
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.   2. submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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