Newbury in Orange County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Founder of Newbury and Revolutionary War General
Veteran of the Indian Wars, Bayley led a migration of settlers from Newbury, Mass to the rich lands of the Coos here at the Great ox-Bow. A staunch patriot, he bitterly opposed the "Haldimand Negotiations" carried on with Canada by Ethan & Ira Allen during the Revolution.
Erected 2012 by Vermont Division for Historic Preservation.
Location. 44° 4.749′ N, 72° 3.483′ W. Marker is in Newbury, Vermont, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 5) and Chapel Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newbury VT 05051, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Jacob Bayley (within shouting distance of this marker); Elmbank (approx. 0.3 miles away); Col. Thomas Johnson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Old Court House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bayley-Hazen Military Road (approx. 0.8 miles away); Colonel Thomas Johnson (approx. 1.2 miles away); Soldiers of Haverhill Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away in New Hampshire); Ebenezer MacKintosh (approx. 2.2 miles away in New Hampshire). Click for a list of all markers in Newbury.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary • Wars, US Indian •
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