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Attleboro in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The First Attleborough Towne House

 
 
The First Attleborough Towne House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bryan Simmons, February 9, 2012
1. The First Attleborough Towne House Marker
Inscription.  
Was erected near here in 1828
the geographic center
of the town at that time
Committee                   Selectmen
Noah Claflin           Elkanah Briggs
Abijah M. Ide         Samual Cushman
                              Ellis Blackington
       Uncle Jacob Capron Builder

 
Erected 1944 by Attleboro Chapter of the Daughters the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable PlacesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
 
Location. 41° 56.916′ N, 71° 18.131′ W. Marker is in Attleboro, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is at the intersection of Clifton St and West St on Clifton St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Attleboro MA 02703, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Shuttle Shop (approx. 0.6 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Great War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles
The First Attleborough Towne House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bryan Simmons, February 9, 2012
2. The First Attleborough Towne House Marker
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away); Attleborough's Tribute (approx. 0.8 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 0.8 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); POW*MIA 9-11 Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Attleboro.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 660 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 27, 2022