Tunbridge in Orange County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Tunbridge World's Fair
This fair, founded in 1867 and held by the Union Agricultural Society on this site since 1875, was named "The World's Fair' by Lt. Governor Burnham Martin. The annual celebration reflects accomplishments of farmers and families by reinforcing their shared traditions and educating others about rural life. Several buildings date from the nineteenth century. The fair has an important display of antiques and old agricultural equipment collected from Central Vermont.
Erected 1997 by Vermont Division for Historic Preservation.
Location. 43° 53.246′ N, 72° 29.651′ W. Marker is in Tunbridge, Vermont, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Vermont Route 110 and Potash Hill Road, on the right when traveling south on State Route 110. Touch for map. Marker is located adjacent the Town Clerk's Office. Marker is in this post office area: Tunbridge VT 05077, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of 1780 Raid (approx. 2½ miles away); Wagon Wheels Farm (approx. 3.7 miles away); Jessie LaFountain Bigwood (approx. 4.7 miles away); Joseph Smith Monument The Royalton Raid (approx. 5.6 miles away); Strafford (approx. 6 miles away); Strafford Village (approx. 6 miles away); Justin Smith Morrill / Morrill Homestead (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Categories. • Agriculture •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 213 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.