Agnes Surriage Well
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar
N 42° 30.605 W 070° 50.741
19T E 348369 N 4708063
Where the 'rags to riches' story of Agnes Surriage took place.
Waymark Code: WM288Z
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 09/21/2007
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 52

Sign says:

"Belonging to the Fountain Inn, where Sir Harry Frankland, Collector of the Port of Boston, while supervising the erection of Fort Sewall, met Agnes Surriage in 1742. Agnes, a poor fisherman's daughter, later became Lady Frankland and returned with her husband to England."

This marker is placed along a secluded portion of Marblehead along Orne Street, almost at the intersection with Pond Street.
Agency Responsible for Placement: Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission

Year Placed: 1930

County: Essex

City/Town Name: Marblehead

Agency Responsible for Placement (if not in list above): Not listed

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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