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Historic Sites in Newburyport, MA

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Nick Altschuller
The middle of the 19th century saw the arrival of Transcendentalism, a philosophy grounded in the idea that intelligence "transcends" what we can decipher with our five senses, and true knowledge can be gleaned through intuition. It's a rather self-assured school of thought, which makes it no... read more

First ferry across the Merrimack river from Newbury to Salisbury, established about 1639, and the only route from Bos...


First Meetinghouse

Salisbury, MA

Site of the first meetinghouse built on the open green in 1640. The bell, hung in 1642, is said to have been brought ...


Ten rods west is the site of the first fulling mill in the English colonies, built about the year 1643 by John Pearso...


Landing place on River Parker of the men and women who settled in Newbury between 1635 and 1650.


Winnekenni Castle

Haverhill, MA

This favorite Haverhill landmark is a valuable part of the community, still serving as a recreational park a...


The Caleb Cushing House Museum houses the collection of the Historical Society of Old Newbury. The societ...


Whittier Home

Amesbury, MA

The Whittier Home was always occupied by the Whittier Family until purchased by the Whittier Home Associa...


Pillow Lace

Ipswich, MA

From the date of its settlement by John Winthrop and twelve associates, 1630, Agawam (Ipswich) was the seat of pillow...


Here on August 23, 1687, the citizens of Ipswich, led by the Reverend John Wise, denounced the levey of taxes by the ...


Macy-Colby House

Amesbury, MA

Thomas Macy, first town clerk of Amesbury, erected this house prior to 1654. Persecuted for harboring Quakers he sold...


Agawam - Ipswich

Ipswich, MA

Among the founders and early residents of Ipswich - 1630 - were John Winthrop, Junior, scientist and industrial pione...


The burial ground set apartat the settlement of the town of Rowley in 1639. Here are buried Ezekiel Rogers, Samuel Ph...


Watts' Cellar

Newburyport, MA

Near this spot was "Watts Cellar," a landmark before the settlement of Newbury in 1635. An excavation used for the st...


Dole-Little House was built around 1715 with materials salvaged from an earlier structure. Its first ow...


Like Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm on Facebook Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm is a family-friendly site with a...


In 1911, Swett-Ilsley House became the first property acquired by Historic New England, just a year aft...


Founders Park

Hampton, NH

Hampton's triangular-shaped park bounded by Landing Road, Park Avenue, and Cuss Lane (across Park Ave. from the...


The Association of Historical Societies of New Hampshire, Inc was formed at a meeting held September 15, 1950 i...


Board Meetings open to public are held the second Tuesdays of each month starting at 6:45 pm at the Museum May-...



Newbury, MA

Indian region called Quascacunquen. Settled 1635 under leadership of the puritan clergyman Thomas Parker.

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