Rye Grange - Rye, NH
Posted by: silverquill
N 43° 00.634 W 070° 46.408
19T E 355470 N 4763514
Quick Description: This classic white frame building, dating from 1839, houses the town hall, grange, and municipal court for the seacoast town of Rye, New Hampshire.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 4/9/2012 4:16:27 AM
Waymark Code: WME6A0
This building was originally a meetinghouse for the Methodist Episcopal Church, dedicated on Oct. 9, 1839. It was later purchased by the town of Rye for use as the town hall and rededicated on Nov. 9, 1873. The town bell, which had been in the Congregational Church, was recast for the third time, after repeated cracks, and mounted in the new building. REF: Dedication of town hall in Rye, N. H
Chapter Name (number): Rye Grange
Is The Chapter Active?: No
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