Northwood in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Upon invitation of President Monroe, issued at the request of the Congress, Marquis de LaFayette, Revolutionary War hero, revisited the United States for a goodwill tour which included an extensive visit to New Hampshire towns. He passed this spot June 23, 1825, traveling between Concord and Dover.
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 024.)
Location. 43° 12.936′ N, 71° 12.159′ W. Marker is in Northwood, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on U.S. 4. Marker is at the Northwood Town Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northwood NH 03261, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Northwood NH WWII Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Northwood NH War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Northwood NH WWI Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Northwood Parade 1775 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First New Hampshire Turnpike Major John Simpson (approx. 5.2 miles away); Site of the First Congregational Church (approx. 5.4 miles away); Major Andrew McClary (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northwood.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 382 times since then and 19 times this year. Last updated on October 9, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 22, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on November 7, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.