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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire

 
Clickable Map of Hillsborough County, New Hampshire and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Hillsborough County, NH (79) Cheshire County, NH (54) Merrimack County, NH (126) Rockingham County, NH (141) Sullivan County, NH (45) Essex County, MA (344) Middlesex County, MA (402) Worcester County, MA (355)  HillsboroughCounty(79) Hillsborough County (79)  CheshireCounty(54) Cheshire County (54)  MerrimackCounty(126) Merrimack County (126)  RockinghamCounty(141) Rockingham County (141)  SullivanCounty(45) Sullivan County (45)  EssexCountyMassachusetts(344) Essex County (344)  MiddlesexCounty(402) Middlesex County (402)  WorcesterCounty(355) Worcester County (355)
Nashua and Manchester are both the county seat for Hillsborough County
Adjacent to Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
      Cheshire County (54)  
      Merrimack County (126)  
      Rockingham County (141)  
      Sullivan County (45)  
      Essex County, Massachusetts (344)  
      Middlesex County, Massachusetts (402)  
      Worcester County, Massachusetts (355)  
 
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1 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Bedford — 102 — Colonel John Goffe — (1701 - 1786)
This is considered to be the site of Colonel John Goffe's log dwelling. In 1744 Goffe build a gristmill on Bowman's Brook, later run by his son, Major John Goffe (1727–1813), and his grandson, Theodore Atkinson Goffe (1769–1860). The . . . Map (db m88052) HM
2 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Deering — Deering Veterans
To remember and honor all those who served in our nation's armed forces. World War II Bercovitz, Z. Taylor · Bigwood, Ray · Bissonette, Armond O. · Bissonette, Florian A. Bradbury, Lionel · Cloutier, Leo · Cooper, Bessie E. · . . . Map (db m230473) WM
3 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Deering — War Memorial
This monument rededicated to those courageous men and women who served their country during times of strife and to those who made the ultimate sacrificeMap (db m230472) WM
4 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Deering — World War Memorial — 1917 - 1918
Deering Boys in the World War —————————— Perley E. Bosley • Herbert E. Dutton • Howard R. Mann ★Arthur T. Trotter [Died in Service]Map (db m230470) WM
5 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Francestown — 0043 — Levi Woodbury 1789 - 1851
Born in Francestown, this ardent Jacksonian rose to hold some of the nation's highest offices. After serving his state as legislator, judge, and Governor, he became U. S. Senator, Secretary of Navy, Secretary of Treasury, and U.S. Supreme Court . . . Map (db m225997) HM
6 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — Congregational Church — Goffstown Historical Marker — Town of Goffstown, Inc. June 17, 1761 —
This building was the second Congregational Church to stand on this spot. The first (pictured) had been constructed in 1816 but was sold and moved to Nashua in 1845. Later that same year, this second church was built to accommodate the growing . . . Map (db m230496) HM
7 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — Goffstown Town Hall
. . . Map (db m230502) HM
8 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — Grasmere Town Hall — Goffstown Historical Marker
Built in 1889, the Grasmere Town Hall was designed by noted Manchester architect William W. Ireland, who created it in the Queen Anne style popular at the time. It was built not only as a meeting hall but also a school (Schoolhouse #9). For . . . Map (db m162622) HM
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9 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — In Memory of Michael J. Kos
In Memory of Michael J. Kos – #29 – February 28, 1955 – August 2, 2007 Who served the Town of Goffstown faithfully for 23 years as a truck driver for the Department of Public Works as well as the Teamsters Local 633 as . . . Map (db m162623) HM
10 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — Popcorn Stand — Goffstown Historical Marker — Town of Goffstown, Inc. June 17, 1761 —
A Goffstown tradition since the 1930s, the popcorn stand was introduced to the town by Louis Prince, who originally operated the cart from the corner of South Mast Street and Wallace Road. In 1944, the popcorn stand was taken over by "Popcorn . . . Map (db m230499) HM
11 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — Public Library — Goffstown Historical Marker — Town of Goffstown, Inc. June 17, 1761 —
Built in 1909, Memorial Library cost $14,000 to construct on land donated by prominent citizen Frank A. Parker. An ancient tavern (pictured) was moved down Elm St. to make way for the new library. The building gets its name from the memorial . . . Map (db m230500) HM
12 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Goffstown — War Memorial
. . . Map (db m230492) WM
13 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsboro — Birthplace of Franklin Pierce
Built in 1804 by Benjamin Pierce Officer in the Revolutionary War and Governor of New Hampshire in 1827-1829 Birthplace of his son Franklin Pierce Fourteenth President of the United States Restored and given to the State of New . . . Map (db m230451) HM
14 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsboro — Butler Park
Presented to the Town of Hillsborough in memory of James Butler by his daughter Jennie G. ButlerMap (db m230458) HM
15 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsboro — War Memorial
In commemoration of Hillsborough's brave patriotsMap (db m230456) WM
16 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsborough — Hillsborough War Memorial
Hillsborough dedicates this memorial in recognition of the service rendered by its citizens in the wars of our country 1775 • 1812 • 1846 • 1861 • 1898 • 1917Map (db m152125) WM
17 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsborough — Memorial Day Order
General Orders, No. 11. Headquarters Grand Army of the Republic, Washington, D.C., May 5, 1868. I. The 30th day of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in . . . Map (db m152129) HM
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18 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsborough — 065 — Pierce Homestead
The Pierce Homestead was built in 1804 by Benjamin Pierce, a general in the American Revolution, twice governor of New Hampshire (1827-28, 1829-30), and father of Franklin Pierce, the 14th President of the United States (1853-57). Franklin Pierce . . . Map (db m83659) HM
19 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Hillsborough — 203 — Stone Arch Bridges
Beginning in the 1830's, a few arched granite highway bridges were built in southern New Hampshire under the supervision of engineers from major manufacturing centers. By the 1850's, rural stonemasons had mastered the art of building such bridges . . . Map (db m97139) HM
20 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Corey Square — Ash Street School — 1897
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m125011) HM
21 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Corey Square — Manchester Spanish-American War Memorial
This monument erected by the city of Manchester to her sons who on land and sea defended the nation's honor in the war with Spain, the insurrection in the Philippines and the China Relief Expedition 1898-1902 Dedicated July 4, 1929.Map (db m101429) WM
22 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Currier — The Historic Currier Neighborhood
The Currier Museum of Art originally opened in 1929, in a building designed by Edward Tilton of the New York architectural firm Tilton and Githens. Major expansions to the 1929 building were added to the north of the original building in 1982 . . . Map (db m125009) HM
23 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — 124 — Amoskeag Mills
Samuel Blodgett began a canal to bypass the steep falls in 1793, with money provided by a lottery. The canal was finished in 1807. Mills then sprang up on both sides of the river below the falls. The world renowned Amoskeag Manufacturing Company . . . Map (db m64872) HM
24 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Brigadier General John Stark — 1728 - 1822 — Victor of the Battle of Bennington 1777 —
"There they are boys! We beat them today Or Molly Stark sleeps A widow tonight! Design by John Rogers - 1889 Sculpture by Robert Shure Gift of John Brooks Threfall - 1999Map (db m117677) WM
25 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — City Hall — 1844-1845
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m117684) HM
26 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester NH Civil War Memorial
In honor of the men of Manchester who gave their services in the War which saved the Union and secured equal rights for all under the Constitution. This monument built by a grateful city 1878 Additional inscription: Et Decorium est pro Patria . . . Map (db m96014) HM
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27 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester NH General Pulaski Monument
Main inscription Brigadier General Kasimir Pulaski Born 1748 Died 1779 Marshall General of Poland Front Charleston • Savannah • Germantown Side Script Father of American Cavalry • Chief of Dragoons • Continental Army • . . . Map (db m96025) HM
28 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester NH Iwo Jima/Rene Gagnon Memorial
Plaque 1 In honor of Rene Gagnon and all those from Manchester who answered their countries call. PFC Rene A. Gagnon 2nd Bn. 28th Reg. 5th Marine Div. "Don't glorify war... there is no glory in it" Rene A. Gagnon "On Iwo Jima . . . Map (db m96023) HM WM
29 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester NH Victory Park War Memorial
In memory of the Manchester Men who died in the Great War that made the world safe for Democracy... In a righteous cause they have won immortal glory and have nobly served their nation in serving mankindMap (db m96024) WM
30 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester NH War Memorial
Veterans Memorial Park In honor of the men and women of Manchester who answered their nation's call in World War I, World War II, Korea and Viet Nam to preserve the principles of Freedom. We as a grateful and proud city dedicate these markers . . . Map (db m96016) WM
31 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester NH World War II Memorial
This is an 8 sided octagonal memorial. There is also a smaller memorial with a lengthy inscription. Beneath each side are rows and rows of inscripted names, with stars indicating those who made the supreme sacrifice with their lives. On the 8 . . . Map (db m96013) WM
32 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Manchester's First Green Roof
Look up! Manchester's first "green roof" now sits on top of City Hall's Connector building. This UNH Cooperative Extension Initiative combines new technology with plants to deliver many benefits to the building below and to our overall . . . Map (db m117680) HM
33 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — Ralph Baer — The Father of Video Games #Baersquare — Baer Square —
Obverse March 8th, 1922 - December 6th, 2014 Early Life Ralph Henry Baer was born March 8, 1922 in Pirmasens, Germany into a Jewish family. As a teenager, Ralph and his family fled to America to avoid the coming Holocaust. After . . . Map (db m135473) HM
34 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Downtown — The Mill Girl
She stands here, for thousands of 19th century working women: Industrial revolutionaries who broke with the past to earn their living, making history and creating the future. In 1880 one third of Manchester's population, 3385 women, . . . Map (db m117686) HM
35 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Kalivas Union — Christos Kalivas
In abiding memory of Christos Kalivas who was the first Greek American to sacrifice his life for our country in World War I This memorial made possible through the untiring efforts of Chris J. Agrafiotis · . . . Map (db m117728) WM
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36 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Kalivas Union — Governor Moody Currier Gateway Entrance
. . . Map (db m117716) HM
37 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Kalivas Union — Mary E. Elliot
The founder of the "Elliot Hospital," Born May 22, 1823. Died Mar. 20, 1880Map (db m117725) HM
38 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Kalivas Union — Valley Cemetery — Welcome
Established in 1841 Designed in the Rural Cemetery style Built on land deeded to the City of Manchester by the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company. Resting place of Manchester laborers, civic leaders, industrialists and children. Listed on the . . . Map (db m117718) HM
39 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Notre Dame — Notre Dame Bridge — 1937 - 1989
[Notre Dame Bridge relief] ————————————— [Markers formerly on the bridge] Notre Dame Bridge Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works . . . Map (db m117730) HM
40 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Rimmon Heights — Merci Box Car
This Box Car was a restoration project of the Grand Voiture du N.H. of the Forty and Eight. This Box Car is one of the 49 Freedom cars sent by the French Government to each one of the 48 states and one to be shared by District of Columbia and . . . Map (db m19825) HM
41 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Rimmon Heights — 208 — St. Mary's Bank Credit Union / La Caisse Populaire Saint-Marie
Marker Front: The first credit union in the U.S. was founded here in 1908, the inspiration of Monsignor Pierre Hevey, the pastor of Sainte-Marie Parish. Monsignor Hevey sought to improve the economic stability of the French-speaking mill . . . Map (db m65149) HM
42 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Mason — 035 — Uncle Sam’s House
Nearby stands the boyhood home of Samuel Wilson (1766 to 1854) who was generally known as “Uncle Sam.” He supplied beef to the Army in 1812. The brand on his barrel was “U.S.” The transition from U.S. to Uncle Sam followed and became the popular . . . Map (db m75238) HM
43 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Merrimack — Lowell Memorial Library
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44 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Merrimack — 079 — Matthew Thornton — 1714 - 1803
One of three New Hampshiremen to sign the Declaration of Independence, Matthew Thornton, physician, soldier, patriot, agitated against the Stamp Act of 1765, presided over the Provincial Congress in 1775, served in the State Senate and as an . . . Map (db m74577) HM
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45 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Merrimack — 029 — Old Dunstable
Was the original town, chartered by Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1673, which embraced parts of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. The New Hampshire portion of this area, following determination of the province boundary in 1741, was subsequently . . . Map (db m88053) HM
46 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Merrimack — Veterans and War Memorial
In memory of the men and women who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America ———————————————— Merrimack's Honored War Dead Revolutionary War Reuben Cummings Civil War Horace B. . . . Map (db m230535) WM
47 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Merrimack — War Memorial — 1861-65
Erected by the Town of Merrimack, May 1892, in memory of her Soldiers and Sailors. [Revolutionary] War 1776. Isaac C. Alld · Wm. Alld, Jr. · Wm. Arbuckle · Sam'l Ayers · Sam'l Barron · Wm. Barron Benj. Bowers · Augustus Blanchard . . . Map (db m230879) WM
48 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Milford — Captain Josiah Crosby / Lieutenant Thompson Maxwell
These two Revolutionary soldiers were settlers near here in the town of Monson (afterward Amherst, now Milford). Captain Crosby served with distinction at Bunker Hill and marched in defense of Ticonderoga in 1777 and of Rhode Island in 1778. He . . . Map (db m161187) HM
49 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — 1939 City Hall
After the Citizens Committee condemned the 1843 City Hall in 1926, there was a call for a new City Hall, championed by Mayor MacMaster who died before it could be realized. Several sites were proposed until the former site of Holy Name Society, . . . Map (db m230604) HM
50 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Abbot-Spalding House
Built in 1803-1804, the Abbot-Spalding House exemplifies the Federal and Colonial Revival styles of architecture in Nashua, with the interior featuring fine woodwork and cabinetry. Daniel Abbot, the "Father of Nashua," and his family were the . . . Map (db m244269) HM
51 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — City Fire Alarm Bell
In 1863 Isaac Eaton, Chief Engineer of the Nashua Fire Department purchased this fire alarm bell for the original City Hall at 106-130 Main Street. At 2,414 pounds strong with a 55" diameter, it was hung on September 24, 1863 and quickly became . . . Map (db m230590) HM
52 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Hellenic Circle
This monument is proudly dedicated to all the early Greek immigrants who settled in this area and strived diligently for the future of their families, their adopted city, state, and country. Donated by the Nashua Arepa Family . . . Map (db m244921) HM
53 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Historic Homes
The 452 Amherst Street (Route 101A) property housed a 40-acre farm containing two of the last early nineteenth and late eighteenth century homes remaining in northwest Nashua. The area was always bustling with commerce as various connecting roads . . . Map (db m230588) HM
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54 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Korean War Memorial — Duty to God and Country
In memory of those who served in the defense of the Republic of Korea June 25, 1950 · July 27, 1953 Dedicated July 1, 1989Map (db m230593) WM
55 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Masonic Temple
The former site of a two story wooden house and skating location was acquired by Leonard W. Noyes in 1829 before being purchased by the Masonic Building Association in 1889. The Rising Sun Lodge #39 was instituted on June 13, 1822 in Dunstable . . . Map (db m230664) HM
56 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Nashua Manufacturing Co.
The Nashua Manufacturing Co., listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was important for the textile industry and early economic development of Nashua. In 1823, a charter was granted to Daniel Abbot, Moses Tyler, and Joseph Greeley to . . . Map (db m244316) HM
57 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Nashua Public Library
During the 1800s, the "Young Ladies' Soldiers Aid Society" advocated for a public library. Their efforts, with assistance and 1,300 volumes from the Union Athenaeum, a private reading club of 90 members from Nashville and Nashua, resulted in the . . . Map (db m243087) HM
58 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Nashua River - Jackson Falls Dam
The Nashua River, formed over 15,000 years ago by a glacial flow, is responsible for Nashua's rich industrial history, and is vital to Nashua's transportation, leisure, and community. It served as the town skating rink and annual July 4 Tub Race . . . Map (db m243819) HM
59 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Nashua Soldiers and Sailors Monument
[Front] A tribute to the men of Nashua who served their country on land or sea during the War of the Rebellion, and aided in preserving the integrity of the Federal union. A.D. 1861-1865. Erected by the City of Nashua, . . . Map (db m197553) WM
60 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — No. 1 Mill Bell
This bell was located in the tower of No 1 Mill from 1881 to 1963. During that time it served as an unofficial timepiece for the citizens of Nashua when it announced each hour of the day. It is dedicated to the memory of the thousands of men, . . . Map (db m243385) HM
61 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — President John Fitzgerald Kennedy — In Memoriam
On January 25, 1960 this City Hall Plaza was John F. Kennedy's first campaign stop in the nation for the Presidency of the United States of America ————————————— "Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe . . . Map (db m230594) HM
62 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Railroad Square
As the center on the north side of the river, Railroad Square includes several railroad buildings such as the 1849 passenger depot (burned down), freight depot, and car house. It is home to Deschenes Oval, named in memory of Amedee Deschenes after . . . Map (db m244204) HM
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63 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Spanish-American War Memorial — 1898 • 1902
[United Spanish War Veterans emblem] This tablet is placed in honor of all who served their country in the War with Spain and in memory of those who gave their lives The Only Volunteer Army in the World Dedicated by the . . . Map (db m230605) WM
64 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Tremont Square District
Tremont Square District features the 1847 brick Greek Revival Third Orthodox Congregational Church on the north corner of Main and East Pearl, the former site of the American House Tavern. Per the Nashua Telegraph, it was designed without the . . . Map (db m230801) HM
65 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — World War Memorial
A grateful Nashua and her Citizens place this plaque in honor of the patriotism and high courage of the men and women who served their country in the Armed Forces and with deep reverence for those who gave their lives during the World . . . Map (db m230617) HM
66 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Nashua — Yankee Flyer Diner Mural and Restoration
The Yankee Flyer Diner, a cornerstone of downtown Nashua, was located on this site. The mural captures life in the city in the 1940s and 50s. Funds were derived from the public sector. Painted by James Aponovich in 1997, the mural has . . . Map (db m230618) HM
67 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, New Boston — Davis Scenic Drive — Southern Marker —
In Honor of the Memory of Ronald Charles Davis of New Boston who, as a Sergeant in Company B of the 8th Infantry Regiment, Gave His Life in the Honorable Service of His Country in Vietnam on January 23, 1970. This 3.3 Mile Section of New Hampshire . . . Map (db m235094) HM
68 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, New Boston — Davis Scenic Drive — Northern Marker —
In honor of the memory of Ronald Charles Davis of New Boston who, as a Sergeant in Company B of the 8th Infantry Regiment, gave his life in the honorable service of his country in Vietnam on January 23, 1970. This 3.3 mile section of New . . . Map (db m235101) HM WM
69 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, New Boston — 0146 — Home of the Molly Stark Cannon
This brass four-pounder, cast in 1743, was captured August 15, 1777 at the Battle of Bennington by Gen. John Stark's troops. Gen. Stark presented "Old Molly" to the New Boston Artillery Company of the 9th Regiment of New Hampshire Militia, for its . . . Map (db m225989) HM
70 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Peterborough — The War Of The Rebellion — Peterborough Soldiers Sacrificed
Capt. Gustavus A. Forbush 13th N.H. Regt. • Lieut. Timothy K. Ames 6th “ “ • Lieut. Charles L. Fuller 6th N.H. Regt. • Lieut. John M. Dodd 6th “ “ Charles O. Collister 2nd N.H. Regt. • Newman Hall 2nd “ “ . . . Map (db m73732) WM
71 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Sharon — 0068 — Toll House and Toll Gate
A Toll House and Toll Gate stood on this site from 1803 to 1822. For many years droves of cattle passed along this 3rd New Hampshire Turnpike (Incorporated in 1799) four rods wide running from Walpole through Keene and Sharon toward Boston to the . . . Map (db m235454) HM
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72 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Temple — 0012 — Temple Glass Factory
TEMPLE GLASS FACTORY Was located at a secluded site in the southwest portion of Temple township. Founded in 1780 by Robert Hewes who employed Hessian mercenaries from the British Army trained in the art of glass-blowing. This early attempt to . . . Map (db m235453) HM
73 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Temple — Village Cemetery
Here were buried most of first settlers in Temple including Rev Samuel Webster, Patriot-Preacher. Francis Blood-Moses Child whom Gen. Washington sent on spy mission to Nova Scotia - Ebenezer Edwards who fought at Concord Bridge - First Burial in . . . Map (db m235451) HM
74 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Weare — 0143 — East Weare Village
In 1960 their beautiful community was sacrificed for the Everett Flood Control Project. Their village was the home for over 60 families and was a self supporting thriving community. Farming and lumbering was the way of life for the . . . Map (db m132346) HM
75 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Weare — Pine Tree Riot
On this site in 1772 stood Aaron Quimby's tavern where, on the morning of April 14th, Ebenezer Mudgett and other men from Weare, incensed at their impending arrest for cutting pine trees greater than one foot in diameter, in violation of the . . . Map (db m230480) HM WM
76 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Weare — 0192 — Piscataquog River Mill Sites
Twenty-two mills in Weare, located along the Piscataquog River, were the economic life-blood of the town from 1752-1979. The mills furnished employment, goods and services locally and afar. They manufactured toys, textiles, wood and . . . Map (db m132357) HM
77 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Weare — Site of First Church in Weare — 1764 • 1928
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78 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Weare — Site of Pine Tree Tavern — 1772 • 1928
where took place April 14, 1772 the Pine Tree Riot one of the first acts against the laws of EnglandMap (db m230483) HM
79 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Wilton — Old Russell Hill Bridge
Evidence suggests there was a bridge on this site since the mid-1700's. In the mid-1800's the bridge was washed out and replaced with a boxed pony truss-style wooden bridge, similar in structure to a covered bridge. By 1930 this bridge was . . . Map (db m198711) HM
 
 
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