Kingston in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Gideon Lodge #84, F. & A. M.
Erected by State of New Hampshire.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations.
Location. 42° 56.274′ N, 71° 3.309′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Depot Road, on the right when traveling south on Church Street. Marker is located near the street, on the front grounds of the Gideon Lodge building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Church Street, Kingston NH 03848, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker Josiah Bartlett (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kingston War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mast Tree Riot of 1734 (approx. 2.7 miles away); Meeting House and Hearse House (approx. 4.8 miles away); Fremont Village Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away); Spaulding & Frost Cooperage (approx. 5˝ miles away); George Leonard Smith Gun (approx. 5.6 miles away); Historic Black Rocks Village / Historic Fremont, N.H.-Olde Poplin (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
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1. Gideon Lodge #84, F. & A. M.
Known as a specialty wagon, or carriage making center in the 18th and 19th century, Kingston is known far and wide as "The Carriage Town". With its beautiful plains, state park and rambling lake, the town of Kingston was the perfect location for a Masonic Lodge community. Our members are not only from the Carriage Town itself, but from the surrounding towns of East Kingston, Plaistow, Hampstead, Atkinson, Danville, Brentwood, Sandown and others. (Submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. Gideon Lodge Historical Preservation Documents.
The building rests on a brick foundation which contains a cornerstone bearing the buildings 1893 date. This was an outstanding example of the Georgian Revival style as attested by old photos which document the site. It could be easily restored to (Submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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