Northwood in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Upon invitation of President Monroe, issued at the request of the Congress, Marquis de LaFayette, Revolutionary War hero, revisited the United States for a goodwill tour which included an extensive visit to New Hampshire towns. He passed this spot June 23, 1825, traveling between Concord and Dover.
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 024.)
Location. 43° 12.936′ N, 71° 12.159′ W. Marker is in Northwood, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on U.S. 4. Click for map. Marker is at the Northwood Town Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Northwood NH 03261, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Northwood NH WWII Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Northwood NH War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Northwood NH WWI Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Northwood Parade 1775 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First New Hampshire Turnpike (approx. 2.6 miles away); Major Andrew McClary (approx. 6.6 miles away); New Durham Meeting House (approx. 14.1 miles away).
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
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