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Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of Roger Williams House

 
 
Site of Roger Williams House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
1. Site of Roger Williams House Marker
Inscription.  

A few rods east of
this spot stood the
House
of
Roger Williams

Founder of Providence
1636

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 41° 49.83′ N, 71° 24.609′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 44) and Howland Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 237 North Main Street, Providence RI 02903, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roger Williams Founded Providence Here in 1636 (a few steps from this marker); The Original Water Supply (within shouting distance of this marker); A Livelie Experiment (within shouting distance of this marker); A Howling Wilderness (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wellspring of Providence (within shouting distance of this marker); A Shelter for Persons Distressed
Site of Roger Williams House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
2. Site of Roger Williams House Marker
On wall between second and third stories
(within shouting distance of this marker); Realizing Providence (within shouting distance of this marker); Gabriel Bernon (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
 
Also see . . .
1. Roger Williams Bio at Roger Williams National Memorial. (Submitted on August 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Roger Williams ... A Brief Biography. (Submitted on August 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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