Portsmouth in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
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This tree was planted in 1776 when William Whipple (1730 – 1785) returned home from Philadelphia after signing The Declaration of Independence.
Location. 43° 4.731′ N, 70° 45.495′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Market Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located next to the Moffatt-Ladd House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 154 Market Street, Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Prince Whipple and Winsor Maffatt Revolutionary Petitioners (within shouting distance of this marker); John Samuel Blunt, Painter (within shouting distance of this marker); Ceilia Layton Thaxter (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Original New Hampshire State House (about 700 feet away); Nation's Oldest Bank (about 800 feet away); 18 Congress (about 800 feet away); Negro Pews (about 800 feet away); Treaty of Portsmouth 1905 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 15, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.