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Concord in Merrimack County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Ratification of the Federal Constitution

 
 
Ratification of the Federal Constitution Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barbara Bard, August 31, 2014
1. Ratification of the Federal Constitution Marker
Inscription. The convention of delegates from 175 New Hampshire towns took place on June 21, 1788, in the Old North Meeting House which stood on this site from 1751 until destroyed by fire in 1870. The delegates approved the proposed Federal Constitution by majority vote. New Hampshire, the ninth state to ratify this historic document, thereby assured its adoption.
 
Erected 1976. (Marker Number 110.)
 
Location. 43° 12.977′ N, 71° 32.648′ W. Marker is in Concord, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is on Bouton Street near Walker Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Concord NH 03301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Pierce Manse (within shouting distance of this marker); Franklin Pierce (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Hampshire's Presidential Primary (approx. 0.7 miles away); John P. Hale (approx. 0.7 miles away); State Capitol (approx. 0.7 miles away); Daniel Webster (approx. 0.7 miles away); George Hamilton Perkins (approx. 0.7 miles away); In Grateful Tribute (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Concord.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barbara Bard of Hooksett, NH-New Hampshire. This page has been viewed 158 times since then and 18 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Barbara Bard of Hooksett, NH-New Hampshire. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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