Topsfield in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Parson Capen House
has been designated a
National Historc Landmark
This site possesses national signficance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 42° 38.599′ N, 70° 56.983′ W. Marker is in Topsfield, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is on Howlett Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is actually located on a rock on the side of the parking lot and may be semi hidden by overgrown bush next to it. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Howlett Street, Topsfield MA 01983, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Parson Capen House (approx. 0.6 miles away but has been reported missing); Boxford Korea and Vietnam Service Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wenham (approx. 4.2 miles away); First Town Meeting (approx. 4.3 miles away); Site of Camp Lander (approx. Wenham (approx. 4.4 miles away); This Stone Marks the Site of Peter Hill (approx. 4.6 miles away); Wenham Lake (approx. 4.8 miles away).
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2011, by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 421 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 15, 2011, by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.