Newington in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
The Oldest Town Forest in the United States
The income from timber cutting through the centuries has financed and supplied materials for building The Old 1872 Town Hall, The Stone Schoolhouse, and other town projects.
Erected by Newington Conservation Commission.
Location. 43° 5.829′ N, 70° 49.957′ W. Marker is in Newington, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Nimble Hill Road 0.2 miles north of Arboretum Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Alexander Scammell Bridge over the Bellamy River (approx. 2.5 miles away); US Route 1 Bypass of Portsmouth, NH (1940) (approx. 3 miles away); Russell A. Hanscom Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); North Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (approx. 3.8 miles away); New Hampshire's First Black Church (approx. 3.8 miles away); Prince Whipple and Winsor Maffatt Revolutionary Petitioners (approx. 3.9 miles away).
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