Montpelier in Washington County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Montpelier became the Capitol in 1808, when the first State House was built. Ammi B. Young's 2nd State House, built in 1838 and destroyed by fire in 1857, was similar to this 3rd structure on the site, completed in 1859.
Erected 1949 by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
Location. 44° 15.688′ N, 72° 34.858′ W. Marker is in Montpelier, Vermont, in Washington County. Marker is on State Street (U.S. 2). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 State Street, Montpelier VT 05602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ammi B. Young (a few steps from this marker); Ethan Allen (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Senator William Upham (approx. 0.4 miles away); Montpelier Recreation Field (approx. 1.3 miles away); North Montpelier Historic District (approx. 7.2 miles away); In the late 1950’s Rock of Ages experimented with making lanes out of granite... (approx. 8.6 miles away); Historic Kent Tavern (approx. 8.8 miles away); Norwich University (approx. 9½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montpelier.
Categories. • Government • Notable Buildings •
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