Portsmouth Black Heritage TrailIn the midst of the American Revolution in 1777, James, enslaved by tavern owner John Stavers, was ordered to stop a zealous patriot from chopping down the tavern sign. Although James nearly killed the man, it was his owner, a suspected Tory, who was arrested. James had no accountability in the eyes of the law because he was a slave.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 at 1:04pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 357205 N 4770816|
|Decimal Degrees||43.07661667, -70.75406667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 4.597', W 70° 45.244'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 4' 35.82" N, 70° 45' 14.64" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 372 Court St, Portsmouth NH 03801, US|
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