George Washington's Visit - Hampton Falls
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N 42° 54.880 W 070° 51.908
19T E 347763 N 4753026
Quick Description: The site of an impromptu meet-and-greet with George Washington.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 9/30/2006 2:12:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMRTB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 67

Long Description:
Text of Marker:

George Washington's Visit
On his way to Portsmouth after
entering New Hampshire on Saturday,
October 31, 1798, President Washington
accompanied by a splendid procession
of the military and state dignitaries,
halted for a short time here in
Hampton Falls. He greeted and shook
hands with a number of soldiers
of the Revolution.

Official NH Marker page: (visit link)
Marker Name: George Washington's Visit

Official Marker Number: 37

Marker Type: Official NH State

Marker Location: Hampton Falls

Date Marker Established: 1978

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