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Keene in Cheshire County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Old Road to Boston

 
 
The Old Road to Boston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tony Farrick, September 25, 2012
1. The Old Road to Boston Marker
Inscription. Erected by Ashuelot Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, April 12, 1902, to mark the beginning of the Old Road to Boston, over which the soldiers of the revolution from Keene marched under Captain Isaac Wyman, April 21, 1775, in response to the Lexington alarum.
 
Erected 1902 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° 55.414′ N, 72° 16.595′ W. Marker is in Keene, New Hampshire, in Cheshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Main St. (New Hampshire Route 12) and Baker Street, on the right when traveling north on Main St.. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 393 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 First Meeting House in Upper Ashuelot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hampshire Pottery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Deacon Josiah Fisher (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jonathan Myrick Daniels
The Old Road to Boston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tony Farrick, September 25, 2012
2. The Old Road to Boston Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Keene Glass Industry (approx. 1.3 miles away); Pierce Shops (approx. 7.4 miles away); Park Hill Meeting House (approx. 9.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Keene.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
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