Tamworth in Carroll County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
First Summer Playhouse
Nearby stands "The Barnstormers"
summer playhouse, the oldest in New
Hampshire and one of the first in
the nation. Opened in 1931, at one
time the cast covered a weekly
80-mile circuit. Currently its
performances are limited to this
community. Founder of the theater
was Francis Grover Cleveland, son
of the 22nd President.
Erected by State of New Hampshire. (Marker Number 90.)
Location. 43° 51.578′ N, 71° 15.754′ W. Marker is in Tamworth, New Hampshire, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Tamworth Road (New Hampshire Route 113) and Main Street, on the left when traveling east on Tamworth Road. Touch for map. Marker is at the junction of NH routes 116 & 116A. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 Tamworth Road, Tamworth NH 03886, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Those Who Served (here, next to this marker); Chinook Kennels (approx. 4.7 miles away); Granville Homestead (approx. 6.4 miles away); Kancamagus Highway / Who was Kancamagus? Cart Roads and Wagon Paths Connect a Community (approx. 10.2 miles away); How the Covered Bridge was Built (approx. 10.2 miles away); How Sabbaday Falls Got Its Name (approx. 11˝ miles away); By Foot and Horseback, Stagecoach and Car (approx. 11˝ miles away).
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