John Prescott Lovering's Inn

John Prescott Lovering's Inn (HM26KL)

Location: Fremont, NH 03044 Rockingham County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 59.445', W 71° 8.519'

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This old Inn/Tavern is one of the most historic landmarks in Fremont.
The first Poplin (now Fremont) Town Meeting was held here at Lovering's Inn on August 27, 1764, as were many other Town Meetings.

The towns' name was changed from Poplin to Fremont in 1854.
Captain Nathan Brown operated this Tavern during the Revolutionary War. Phineas Beede, Jr. used this Tavern as a popular stagecoach stop between 1836 & 1841.
The famous U.S. Senator & Orator Daniel Webster stayed here while campaigning for future President William Henry Harrison in 1840.

Warren True operated this building as True's Hotel between 1872 & 1906.
In 1874 Democrats fired off the town cannon, blowing out many windows in the hotel.
Many political & social events were held here between 1756 & 1906.

circa 1756
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HM NumberHM26KL
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Date Added Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 325381 N 4762013
Decimal Degrees42.99075000, -71.14198333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 59.445', W 71° 8.519'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 59' 26.7" N, 71° 8' 31.14" W
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Area Code(s)603
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 278 NH-107, Fremont NH 03044, US
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