Powder House 1771 Exeter
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 42° 59.154 W 070° 56.916
19T E 341134 N 4761091
Quick Description: Powder House 1771 Exeter
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 3/15/2006 7:47:09 PM
Waymark Code: WM91R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:


At this site on the Squamscott river stands the storehouse for the town's powder used during the American Revolution and the War of 1812. Powder captured from the British at New Castle was stored here and later used at the Battle of Bunker Hill.

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Marker Name: Powder House 1771

Marker Type: Local/Unofficial

Marker Location: Exeter

Official Marker Number: Not listed

Date Marker Established: Not listed

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