Portsmouth Compact

Portsmouth Compact (HMJTT)

Location: Portsmouth, RI 02871 Newport County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 37.643', W 71° 14.777'

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1638-1936

Erected to honor the memory and perpetuate the spirit and ideals ofthe founders of the first government in the world to allow and to insure toits citizens civil and religious liberty.

Established on this Site in the Year 1638
Portsmouth Compact
We whose names are underwritten do here solemnly in the presence of Jehovah incorporate ourselves into a Bodie Politick and as he shall help, will submit our persons, lives and estates unto our Lord Jesus Christ, the King of Kings, and Lord of Lords, and to all those perfect and most absolute laws of his given in his holy word of truth, to be guided and judged thereby.

William Coddington * John Clarke * William Hutchinson, Jr.* John Coggeshall * William Aspinwall *Samuel Wilbore * John Porter * John Sanford *Edward Hutchinson, Jr. Esq. * Thomas Savage * William Dyre *William Freeborne * Phillip Shearman * John Walker * Richard Carder * William Baulston * Edward Hutchinson,Senr. * Henry Bull *Randall Holden * Thomas Clarke * John Johnson *William Hall * John Brightman,Esq
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HM NumberHMJTT
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Year Placed1936
Placed ByPortsmouth Tricentenial Committee
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Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 11:34pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 312881 N 4610843
Decimal Degrees41.62738333, -71.24628333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 37.643', W 71° 14.777'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 37' 38.58" N, 71° 14' 46.62" W
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Area Code(s)401
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 77 Ann Ave, Portsmouth RI 02871, US
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