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Bartlett in Carroll County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of the Willey House

 
 
Site of the Willey House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 1999
1. Site of the Willey House Marker
Inscription.  Site of the Willey House
Landslide 1826
Erected by
Anne Stickney Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1875
 
Erected 1875 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Disasters. A significant historical year for this entry is 1826.
 
Location. 44° 10.917′ N, 71° 23.95′ W. Marker is in Bartlett, New Hampshire, in Carroll County. Marker is on Crawford Notch Road (Route 302), on the right when traveling south. The Willey House Historical Site is within the Crawford Notch State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bartlett NH 03812, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Willey Boulders (within shouting distance of this marker); Frankenstein Trestle (approx. 2˝ miles away); Crawford Depot (approx. 2.6 miles away); Crawford House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Mount Washington Hotel / Bretton Woods Monetary Conference (approx. 5˝ miles away); Crawford Notch (approx.
Site of the Willey House Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, July 2, 2018
2. Site of the Willey House Marker
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5.6 miles away); Mount Washington (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Mount Washington Hotel (approx. 5.6 miles away).
 
Regarding Site of the Willey House. The Willey family was killed here when their house was destroyed by a landslide during a violent rain storm in 1826.
 
Also see . . .  Willey House, New Hampshire. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on April 13, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Site of the Willey House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 1999
3. Site of the Willey House Marker
Mount Willey with the Historic Site below image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 1999
4. Mount Willey with the Historic Site below
Site of the Willey House image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, July 2, 2018
5. Site of the Willey House
This interpretive center marks the site of the Willey House and the landslide.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on April 13, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   2. submitted on December 14, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio.   3, 4. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   5. submitted on December 14, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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