Strafford Village Historical

Strafford Village Historical (HM1WLI)

Location: Strafford, VT 05072 Orange County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 51.923', W 72° 22.633'

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The Town of Strafford received its charter on August 12, 1761. By the 1790s the area surrounding the Common, known as Strafford Village, became the town center with a mill dam and mill, several homes, an inn, and a store. The Strafford Village Historic District consists of nearly thirty residences and other structures built in the vicinity of the Common prior to the 1850s. The 1799 meeting house is the locus of the village and forms the principal community landmark. Also significant are the many houses constructed between 1780 and 1830, as well as the United Church built in 1832, the Brick Store in 1834, and the Morrill Homestead in 1851. Justin Smith Morrill, who served in Congress for nearly forty-four years, was born in Strafford Village in 1810.
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Year Placed2013
Placed ByVermont Division for Historic Preservation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, January 23rd, 2017 at 9:02am PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 710757 N 4860265
Decimal Degrees43.86538333, -72.37721667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 51.923', W 72° 22.633'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 51' 55.38" N, 72° 22' 37.98" W
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Area Code(s)802
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 231 Justin Morrill Memorial Hwy, Strafford VT 05072, US
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