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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Rye, New Hampshire

 
Clickable Map of Rockingham 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 Rockingham County, NH (127) Hillsborough County, NH (36) Merrimack County, NH (120) Strafford County, NH (40) York County, ME (56) Essex County, MA (247)  RockinghamCounty(127) Rockingham County (127)  HillsboroughCounty(36) Hillsborough County (36)  MerrimackCounty(120) Merrimack County (120)  StraffordCounty(40) Strafford County (40)  YorkCountyMaine(56) York County (56)  EssexCountyMassachusetts(247) Essex County (247)
Location of Rye, New Hampshire
    Rockingham County (127)
    Hillsborough County (36)
    Merrimack County (120)
    Strafford County (40)
    York County, Maine (56)
    Essex County, Massachusetts (247)
 
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1New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Rye — 063 — Atlantic Cable Station and Sunken Forest
The receiving station for the first Atlantic cable, laid in 1874, is located on Old Beach Road opposite this location. The remains of the Sunken Forest (remnants of the Ice Age) may be seen at low tide. Intermingled with these gnarled stumps is the . . . Map (db m74580) HM
2New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Rye — 018 — Isles Of Shoals
About six miles offshore, these nine rocky islands served Europeans as a fishing station before the first mainland settlements were made in 1623. Capt. John Smith (1580-1631) named the group "Smiths Isles" in 1614. The codfish that "shoaled" or . . . Map (db m165413) HM
3New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Rye — Key Facts about Pulpit Rock Tower
Other Names for Pulpit Rock Tower: Gun Battery Fire Control Station; and Harbor Defense Unit and Base End Station (#142). Height: 73 feet Levels: 8 (plus basement and roof deck) Built: 1943 Purpose: The Tower was . . . Map (db m162688) HM
4New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Rye — New Isles of Shoals Marker
Origins of New England John Smith’s map and widely read book “A Description of New England” detailed the region’s teeming fishing banks, abundant game, clean rivers, vast forests and native people. The book had a major influence . . . Map (db m165414) HM
5New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Rye — Pulpit Rock Fire Control Tower
Pulpit Rock Fire Control Tower is listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior 1943Map (db m162686) HM
6New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Rye — Rye NH War Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of the Men of Rye who fought in the Revolutionary War The War of 1812 Civil War 2 rows with 43 names Spanish War 2 rows, 2 names Dedicated to the memory of the Men and Women of Rye Who served our Nation in World War . . . Map (db m107449) WM
 
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Apr. 10, 2021