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Brattleboro in Windham County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Naulahka

Rudyard Kipling’s Home near Brattleboro for 4 years

 
 
Naulahka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 5, 2009
1. Naulahka Marker
Inscription. After marriage to the American, Caroline Balestier, and after visiting her home, famed British writer built isolated “Naulahka”. Here he wrote the “Jungle Books” and other stories, and two daughters were born. In 1896 the Kiplings returned to England.
Private home. West 2 miles.
 
Erected by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
 
Location. 42° 52.872′ N, 72° 33.526′ W. Marker is in Brattleboro, Vermont, in Windham County. Marker is at the intersection of Putney Road (Vermont Route 9) and Black Mountain Road, on the left when traveling north on Putney Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brattleboro VT 05301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brattleboro Veterans Monument (approx. 1.6 miles away); Brattleboro Civil War Monument (approx. 1.6 miles away); The First Building of the Centre Congregational Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Estey Organ Company (approx. 2.4 miles away); Site of First House in Chesterfield (approx. 3.3 miles away in New Hampshire); First Methodist Meeting Place In New Hampshire
Naulahka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 5, 2009
2. Naulahka Marker
(approx. 4.4 miles away in New Hampshire); Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone (approx. 4½ miles away in New Hampshire); Vermont’s Interstate Highway System (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brattleboro.
 
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Naulahka, Home of Rudyard Kipling image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 5, 2009
3. Naulahka, Home of Rudyard Kipling
This house is private property. Please do not block the driveway, disturb the occupants, or trespass onto the property.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 960 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 23, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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