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Tamworth in Carroll County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

First Summer Playhouse

 
 
First Summer Playhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 20, 2016
1. First Summer Playhouse Marker
Inscription.
First
Summer Playhouse
Nearby stands "The Barnstormers"
summer playhouse, the oldest in New
Hampshire and one of the first in
the nation. Opened in 1931, at one
time the cast covered a weekly
80-mile circuit. Currently its
performances are limited to this
community. Founder of the theater
was Francis Grover Cleveland, son
of the 22nd President.

 
Erected by State of New Hampshire. (Marker Number 90.)
 
Location. 43° 51.578′ N, 71° 15.754′ W. Marker is in Tamworth, New Hampshire, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Tamworth Road (New Hampshire Route 113) and Main Street, on the left when traveling east on Tamworth Road. Touch for map. Marker is at the junction of NH routes 116 & 116A. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 Tamworth Road, Tamworth NH 03886, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Those Who Served (here, next to this marker); Chinook Kennels (approx. 4.7 miles away); Granville Homestead (approx. 6.4 miles away); Kancamagus Highway / Who was Kancamagus?
First Summer Playhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 20, 2016
2. First Summer Playhouse Marker
Route 116 East turns right. Route 116A begins straight ahead. View is compass north.
(approx. 10 miles away); Belknap College (approx. 14.5 miles away); Ball Signal (approx. 14.9 miles away); The Railroad Station (approx. 14.9 miles away); Roundhouse (approx. 14.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
First Summer Playhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 20, 2016
3. First Summer Playhouse Marker
Unitarian Universalist Church in background. Compass south.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 21, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 21, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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