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Lee Historical Society Museum - Lee,NH
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 43° 07.405 W 071° 00.648
19T E 336429 N 4776482
Quick Description: Located near the town hall and library, this small building houses the museum of the Historical Society of Lee, NH. Local records, photographs, and artifacts are on display.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 5/1/2007 12:51:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM1G21
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MikeGolfJ3
Views: 40

Long Description:
Lee was established in 1766 after separating from Durham and was one of the last of 129 towns to receive a charter granted during the governorship of Benning Wentworth. Govenor Wentworth named the town after General Charles Lee, a relative and officer in the English army during the French and Indian War. General Lee fought with George Washington in the French and Indian Wars as well as the American Revolutionary War.

Wheelwright Pond, complete with a boat ramp, is a treasured piece of Lee’s undeveloped landscape. The pond was named after Rev. John Wheelwright, the founder of Exeter.
Theme:
Local history


Street Address:
7 Mast Rd. Lee, NH 03824


Hours of Operation:
Irregular hours - not posted.


Museum Size: Small

Food Court: Not Listed

Gift Shop: Not Listed

Cost: Not Listed

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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