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

Dalton House

1630-1930

 
 
Dalton House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell C. Bixby, November 12, 2011
1. Dalton House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1746 by Michael Dalton, later the residence of his son, Tristram Dalton, one of the first two United States Senators from Massachusetts. Here were entertained George Washington and other distinguished men.
 
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° 48.484′ N, 70° 52.268′ W. Marker is in Newburyport, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Prospect Street, on the right when traveling north on State Street. Click for map. Dalton House is located at 95 State Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 95 State Street, Newburyport MA 01950, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Lloyd Garrison (approx. mile away); Watts' Cellar (approx. mile away); Coast Guard Bicentennial Marker (approx. 0.3 miles away); Newburyport Sailor's Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Newbury (approx. 0.8 miles away);
Dalton House , State Street, Newburyport, Masssachusetts image. Click for full size.
By Russell C. Bixby, November 12, 2011
2. Dalton House , State Street, Newburyport, Masssachusetts
Edward Rawson (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Large Packet Ship Dreadnought (approx. 1.4 miles away); Approach to Carr's Ferry (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newburyport.
 
Also see . . .
1. 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 October 26, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.) 

2. Tristram Dalton - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on October 27, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 594 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. Photos:   1, 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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