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Hull in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Lt. William Haswell House

(c.1767 - 1775)

 

—British Naval Officer —

 
Lt. William Haswell House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
1. Lt. William Haswell House Marker
Inscription.

Built on the site of the
Old Hunt Estate
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Susanna Haswell Rowson
(daughter)
Early Womens' Rights Advocate, Actress, Poet
Educator, Novelist, Author of Charlotte Temple
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Robert Haswell
(son)
Officer on the Columbia
First U.S. ship to circumnavigate the globe,
also a Lieutenant, U.S. Frigate Boston.
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Formerly site of the first Parsonage
in the Village of Hull, c.1650.
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Erected by Hull Historical Commission.
 
Location. 42° 18.134′ N, 70° 54.399′ W. Marker is in Hull, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the Hull Library's NW elevation. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 Main Street, Hull MA 02045, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
Lt. William Haswell House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
2. Lt. William Haswell House Marker
On Hull Public Library wall, to right of bay window, above car
marker. John Boyle O'Reilly House (here, next to this marker); John Boyle O'Reilly (a few steps from this marker); Hull (a few steps from this marker); British Marine Burial Site (a few steps from this marker); Fort Independence (approx. ¼ mile away); Strangers Corner (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bernice James DePasquali (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gold Star Mothers Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hull.
 
Also see . . .
1. Susanna Haswell Rowson (1762-1824). (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Robert Haswell at Dictionary of Canadian Biography. (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraPatriots & PatriotismWaterways & VesselsWomen
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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