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Williamstown in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Nehemiah Smedley House

 
 
Nehemiah Smedley House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
1. Nehemiah Smedley House Marker
Inscription.

Built 1772 as a farmhouse and
tavern. Benedict Arnold slept
here May 6, 1775 enroute to
help Ethan Allen take Fort
Ticonderoga. Bread baked here
for Battle of Bennington,
Aug. 16, 1777.

 
Erected by Williamstown Bicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 42.467′ N, 73° 11.523′ W. Marker is in Williamstown, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Massachusetts Route 2) and Colonial Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 530 Main Street, Williamstown MA 01267, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (approx. mile away); War and Veterans Memorial (approx. mile away); Early Williamstown House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ulysses Franklin "Frank" Grant (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Meeting House of the First Congregational Church UCC (approx. 0.7 miles away); West College (approx. mile away); The Birthplace of American Foreign Missions 1806 (approx. mile away); Site of First Meeting House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamstown.
 
Also see . . .
Nehemiah Smedley House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 2, 2018
2. Nehemiah Smedley House and Marker

1. Benedict Arnold's Nervous Night. (Submitted on June 11, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Trail of a Williamstown Founding Family. (Submitted on June 11, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 11, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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