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Newport in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Tom Robinson House

 
 
Tom Robinson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
1. Tom Robinson House Marker
Inscription.
Home of
Quaker Tom Robinson
and his descendants
since 1759.
Headquarters of
Vicomte de Noailles, 1780-81

 
Erected 1936 by State of Rhode Island.
 
Location. 41° 29.59′ N, 71° 19.26′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Poplar Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain John Warren House (within shouting distance of this marker); Hunter House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Ferrazzali Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Newport Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Tree of Liberty (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Nicholl House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rhode Island Marine Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oliver Hazard Perry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on Washington Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
2. Marker on Washington Street
Tom Robinson House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
3. Tom Robinson House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 404 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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