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Portsmouth in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

John Paul Jones House

 
 
John Paul Jones House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 15, 2014
1. John Paul Jones House Marker
Inscription.
Has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1973

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 43° 4.512′ N, 70° 45.624′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Middle Street on State Street. 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 walking distance of this marker. The Continental Frigate "Raleigh" (here, next to this marker); In This House Admiral (John) Paul Jones Resided (here, next to this marker); Frank Jones's Hotels (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of "Negro Burying Ground" (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); African Burying Ground Memorial (about 400 feet away); Joseph & Nancy (Cotton) and their children, Eleazor & James
John Paul Jones House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 15, 2014
2. John Paul Jones House
(about 700 feet away); 18 Congress (about 800 feet away); New Hampshire's First Black Church (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 32 times this year. Last updated on April 7, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 22, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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