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

Daniel Bullock- Samuel Baker Sawmill site 1750-1850

 
 
Daniel Bullock- Samuel baker Sawmill site 1750-1850 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 1, 2012
1. Daniel Bullock- Samuel baker Sawmill site 1750-1850 Marker
Inscription. Plain St. now crosses what was once sawmill pond.

On a cold New Years day in 1830, 14 new converts to the nearby Oak Swamp Baptist Church were baptized by being immersed in the pond through a hole cut in 14" of ice
 
Erected by Rehoboth Historical Commission.
 
Location. 41° 48.685′ N, 71° 13.818′ W. Marker is in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Plain St., 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. Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site (approx. half a mile away); Horton Signal (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Original Oak Swamp Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bad Luck Pond (approx. 1.3 miles away); Liberty Tree (approx. 1.3 miles away); Palmer River Pound (approx. 1.5 miles away); Hornbine School (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Palmer's River Meeting House (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rehoboth.
 
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Daniel Bullock- Samuel baker Sawmill site 1750-1850 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 1, 2012
2. Daniel Bullock- Samuel baker Sawmill site 1750-1850 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 580 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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