North Conway in Carroll County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
of 1924 the $3,000 bequest of
Dr. James Schouler was used to
buy this land from the
Boston and Maine Railroad.
It was deeded to the town on express
condition that it be used only
for a public park, and named by
petition of citizens in 1961.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational Areas • Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1924.
Location. 44° 3.104′ N, 71° 7.627′ W. Marker is in North Conway, New Hampshire, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of White Mountain Road (U.S. 302) and Norcross Circle, on the right when traveling south on White Mountain Road. Marker is between the Norcross Circle intersections with US 302, close to the south intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Conway NH 03860, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Those Who Served in the World War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Freight House (about 400 feet away); The Railroad Station (about 400 feet away); North Conway 5˘ and 10˘ StoreBall Signal (about 500 feet away); Crossing Gate (about 500 feet away); Wig Wag Signal (about 600 feet away); Roundhouse (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Conway.
More about this marker. Norcross Circle is U-shaped, providing access to the North Conway train station.
Regarding Schouler Park. Schouler Park is the green space in front of the North Conway train station, plus a section south of Norcross Circle.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 26, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 26, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.