Washington in Sullivan County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
The first town
under the name of
Our first president
December 13, 1776
Erected Nov. 1932
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is December 13, 1776.
Location. 43° 10.579′ N, 72° 5.793′ W. Marker is in Washington, New Hampshire, in Sullivan County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New Hampshire Route 31) and Halfmoon Pond Road, in the median on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington NH 03280, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington NH Town Common (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington NH Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Pierce Homestead (approx. 8½ miles away); Stoddard Glass (approx. 9.6 miles away); Stone Arch Bridges (approx. 10 miles Newbury NH Veteran's Memorial (approx. 10.4 miles away); Center Meeting House, Newbury (approx. 10½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Also see . . . Washington NH website. (Submitted on June 22, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2017. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2017, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on June 21, 2017, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.