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Concord in Merrimack County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The First Garrison in Concord

 
 
The First Garrison in Concord Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 26, 2017
1. The First Garrison in Concord Marker
Inscription.  
Around this house was erected in 1746 the first stated garrison in Concord to protect from the French and Indian enemy the families of Rev. Timothy Walker, Capt. John Chandler, Abraham Bradley, Samuel Bradley, John Webster, Nathaniel Rolf, Joseph Pudney, Isaac Walker Jr and Obadiah Foster.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & SettlersWar, French and Indian.
 
Location. 43° 12.981′ N, 71° 32.507′ W. Marker is in Concord, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is on North Main Street 0.2 miles north of U.S. 202, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located beside sidewalk in front of house at this address. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 276 North Main Street, Concord NH 03301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of House (within shouting distance of this marker); First Session of the Legislature at Concord (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hampshire’s First Meeting House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ratification of the Federal Constitution
The First Garrison in Concord Marker (<i>wide view</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 26, 2017
2. The First Garrison in Concord Marker (wide view)
(about 600 feet away); Walker School (about 700 feet away); Franklin Pierce (about 700 feet away); Walker School 1915 (about 800 feet away); The Pierce Manse (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
 
More about this marker. Marker is a low, polished granite stone.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Concord New Hampshire Garrison Sites
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 5, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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