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Rehoboth in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Anawan House-Inn

 
 
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By Bryan Simmons, May 26, 2012
1. Anawan House-Inn Marker
Inscription. Former site of the Anawan House, once called the Lewis Tavern built ca. 1835 as a rest stop for travelers between Taunton and Providence Plantations.

The Anawan House and inn served the public until July 1970.

In February 1971 the building was demolished and replaced with a modern business here today.
 
Erected by Rehoboth Historical Commission.
 
Location. 41° 51.286′ N, 71° 14.339′ W. Marker is in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Anawan Street near Massachusetts Route 44, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rehoboth MA 02769, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anawan House (a few steps from this marker); Bliss-Carpenter Saw & Shingle Mill (approx. 0.7 miles away); Perryville Dam (approx. 1.2 miles away); Old Yellow Meeting House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Redway Plain (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sabin Sawmill (approx. 2.2 miles away); Indian Oven Rock (approx. 2.2 miles away); Bad Luck Pond (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rehoboth.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers

 
Anawan House-Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, May 26, 2012
2. Anawan House-Inn Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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