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Bennington in Bennington County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

John Stark

 
 
John Stark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 14, 2017
1. John Stark Marker
Inscription.  
Brigadier General
John Stark
1728 – 1822
Victor of the Battle
at Bennington
1777

“There they are boys!
We beat them today
Or Molly Stark sleeps
A widow tonight!”

Design by John Rogers – 1889
Sculpture by Robert Shure
Gift of John Brooks Threlfall - 1999

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 42° 53.368′ N, 73° 12.945′ W. Marker is in Bennington, Vermont, in Bennington County. Marker is located near the Battle of Bennington Monument. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Monument Circle, Bennington VT 05201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Anthony Haswell (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Bennington (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hampshire at the Battle of Bennington (within shouting distance of this marker); Continental Storehouse Site (within shouting distance of this marker); View of the Hill Top (about 300 feet away, measured
John Stark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 14, 2017
2. John Stark Marker
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in a direct line); Colonel Seth Warner (about 300 feet away); Before the Battle Monument (about 400 feet away); Captain Samuel Robinson (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bennington.
 
John Stark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 14, 2017
3. John Stark Marker
Statue of John Stark image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 14, 2017
4. Statue of John Stark
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 14, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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