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

Tom Robinson House

 
 
Tom Robinson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
1. Tom Robinson House Marker
Inscription.  
Home of
Quaker Tom Robinson
and his descendants
since 1759.
Headquarters of
Vicomte de Noailles, 1780-81

 
Erected 1936 by State of Rhode Island.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism ⛪ series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1759.
 
Location. 41° 29.59′ N, 71° 19.26′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Poplar Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain John Warren House (within shouting distance of this marker); Hunter House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Ferrazzali Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Newport Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Tree of Liberty (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Nicholl House
Marker on Washington Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
2. Marker on Washington Street
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Rhode Island Marine Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oliver Hazard Perry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
 
Tom Robinson House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
3. Tom Robinson House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 474 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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