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The First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot

 
 
The First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tony Farrick, September 25, 2012
1. The First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot Marker
Inscription. The First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot, now Keene was built on this knoll in 1736-7. Here also was located the Burying Ground of the original settlers. Erected by Ashuelot Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution in 1913
 
Erected 1913 by Ashuelot Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 55.337′ N, 72° 16.59′ W. Marker is in Keene, New Hampshire, in Cheshire County. Marker is on Main St. (New Hampshire Route 12) 0.1 miles north of Rte. 101E and Hwy. 12, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 443 Main St., Keene NH 03431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Road to Boston (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hampshire Pottery (approx. mile away); The Old Fort (approx. 0.3 miles away); Deacon Josiah Fisher (approx. 0.8 miles away); Jonathan Myrick Daniels (approx. 0.8 miles away); Keene Glass Industry
The First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tony Farrick, September 25, 2012
2. The First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot Marker
(approx. 1.4 miles away); Pierce Shops (approx. 7.3 miles away); Park Hill Meeting House (approx. 9.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Keene.
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tony Farrick of Shelburne Falls, Ma.. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tony Farrick of Shelburne Falls, Ma.. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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