North Haverhill in Grafton County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
The rivers’ junction two miles north was rendezvous for Rogers Rangers after their destruction of St. Francis, Que., Oct. 4, 1759. Pursuing Indians and starvation had plagued their retreat and more tragedy awaited here. The expected rescue party bringing food had come and gone. Many Rangers perished and early settlers found their bones along these intervales.
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 056.)
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the New Hampshire Historical Highway Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1759.
Location. 44° 7.667′ N, 72° 1.983′ W. Marker is in Haverhill, New Hampshire, in Grafton County. It is in North Haverhill. Memorial is on Dartmouth College Highway, 0.2 miles south of S. Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Haverhill NH 03774, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ebenezer MacKintosh (approx. 1˝ miles away); Haverhill-Bath Bridge (approx. 1.8 miles Colonel Thomas Johnson (approx. 2.4 miles away in Vermont); Terminal Of Coos Road (approx. 2.6 miles away); Soldiers of Haverhill Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bayley-Hazen Military Road (approx. 2.8 miles away in Vermont); Old Court House (approx. 2.8 miles away in Vermont); Col. Thomas Johnson (approx. 2.9 miles away in Vermont). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Haverhill.
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