Betty And Barney Hill Incident
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BONSAIRAD
N 44° 05.133 W 071° 41.051
19T E 285104 N 4884878
Post mounted marker on the east side of rte 3. Parking available.
Waymark Code: WMKYR6
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 06/16/2014
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member silverquill
Views: 20

Betty And Barney Hill Incident - On the night of September 19-20,1961. Portsmouth ,NH couple Betty and Barney Hill experienced a close encounter with an unidentified flying object and two hours of "lost" time while driving south on Rte 3 near Lincoln. They filed an official Air Force Project Blue Book report of a brightly lit cigar shaped craft the next day,but we're not public with their story until it was leaked in the Boston Traveler in 1965. This was the first widely reported UFO abduction report in the United States.
Marker Name: Betty And Barney Hill Incident

Official Marker Number: 224

Marker Type: Official NH State

Marker Location: Franconia

Date Marker Established: 2011

Visit Instructions:
-- At least one original photo of the marker showing some of the background. (You or team members may be included, and you may submit multiple photos.)

-- Date of your visit

-- Optional: Any interesting details of your trip

-- Optional: Additional research, links, etc. relevant to the historical event, person or place commemorated.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest New Hampshire Historical Markers
Nearest Geocaches
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
The Hizornes visited Betty And Barney Hill Incident 10/20/2022 The Hizornes visited it
The Burrow visited Betty And Barney Hill Incident 10/08/2022 The Burrow visited it
nomadwillie visited Betty And Barney Hill Incident 05/04/2022 nomadwillie visited it
littleblkdog visited Betty And Barney Hill Incident 07/08/2021 littleblkdog visited it
Mychell visited Betty And Barney Hill Incident 12/11/2018 Mychell visited it

View all visits/logs