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Haverhill in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Pentucket-Haverhill

1630 - 1930

 
 
Pentucket-Haverhill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Tiernan, October 4, 2011
1. Pentucket-Haverhill Marker
Inscription. On this spot the Indians signed a deed granting Pentucket, now Haverhill, to the white settlers for three pounds ten shillings. The original deed dated November 15, 1642, is now in possession of the Haverhill Historical Society.
 
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers marker series.
 
Location. 42° 46.512′ N, 71° 4.09′ W. Marker is in Haverhill, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is on Mill Street 0.1 miles south of Hope Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Haverhill MA 01830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goodrich Massacre (approx. 6 miles away); Macy-Colby House (approx. 8.6 miles away); Boxford Korea and Vietnam Service Memorial (approx. 8.7 miles away); First Fulling Mill (approx. 8.9 miles away); “The Volunteer” (approx. 9.3 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors of Newburyport 1861-1864
Pentucket-Haverhill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Tiernan, October 4, 2011
2. Pentucket-Haverhill Marker
(approx. 9.3 miles away); Soldiers of All Wars Marker (approx. 9.3 miles away); Approach to Carr's Ferry (approx. 9.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Historical Markers Erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission (1930). Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on August 10, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Pentucket-Haverhill Marker seen from across the street. image. Click for full size.
By Michael Tiernan, October 4, 2011
3. Pentucket-Haverhill Marker seen from across the street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 19 times this year. Last updated on , by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts.   2. submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.   3. submitted on , by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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