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Lyndon Center in Caledonia County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Lyndon Town House

1809

 
 
Lyndon Town House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 11, 2019
1. Lyndon Town House Marker
Inscription.  Built by the Town of Lyndon in the summer of 1809 as a meeting house for the religious services of four congregations – Baptist, Congregational, Methodist, and Universalist – and for town meetings. The “Town House” was converted in 1851 to town-meeting use only, serving that purpose until 1971. It now houses Lindon Institute classes and community events.
 
Location. 44° 32.321′ N, 72° 0.755′ W. Marker is in Lyndon Center, Vermont, in Caledonia County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Center Street and Cemetery Circle, on the left when traveling north. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the subject building, just to the left of the main front entrance, facing Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyndon Center VT 05850, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. District 6 Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Vail Campus (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Theodore N. Vail (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mountain View Farm
Lyndon Town House (<i>marker visible left of front entrance</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 11, 2019
2. Lyndon Town House (marker visible left of front entrance)
(approx. 4.4 miles away); Wheelock (approx. 4.8 miles away); St. Johnsbury Athenaeum (approx. 8.3 miles away); Court House Grounds & Park (approx. 8.3 miles away); First American Platform Scale (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyndon Center.
 
Also see . . .  Lyndon Historical Society website. The oldest public building in town, the Lyndon Town House in Lyndon Center, built in 1809, is the scene of historical exhibits and meetings of the Lyndon Historical Society and seasonal community events. It is concurrently being leased by Lyndon Institute to serve as a dance and music studio, a component of its Cultural Arts Center. (Submitted on July 20, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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