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Manchester in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Brigadier General John Stark

1728 - 1822

 

—Victor of the Battle of Bennington 1777 —

 
Brigadier General John Stark Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
1. Brigadier General John Stark Marker
Inscription.

"There they are boys!
We beat them today
Or Molly Stark sleeps
A widow tonight!

Design by John Rogers - 1889
Sculpture by Robert Shure
Gift of John Brooks Threfall - 1999


 
Erected 2000.
 
Location. 42° 59.459′ N, 71° 27.826′ W. Marker is in Manchester, New Hampshire, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on Market Street east of Franklin Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Monument is on the City Hall West Wing grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 City Hall Plaza, Manchester NH 03101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Manchester's First Green Roof (a few steps from this marker); City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Manchester NH War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Mill Girl (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manchester NH World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manchester NH Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manchester NH Iwo Jima/Rene Gagnon Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manchester NH Victory Park War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manchester.
 
Also see . . .
1. John Stark of New Hampshire
Brigadier General John Stark Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
2. Brigadier General John Stark Monument
. (Submitted on May 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Who was John Stark?. (Submitted on May 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. General John Stark. (Submitted on May 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. The Many Faces of General John Stark of Manchester New Hampshire. (Submitted on May 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Brigadier General John Stark Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2018
3. Brigadier General John Stark Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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