Barrett House
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member New England n00b
N 42° 45.200 W 071° 51.326
19T E 266321 N 4737377
Quick Description: A sign marking the home of an influential NH citizen.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 9/2/2006 3:46:52 PM
Waymark Code: WMP72
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 32

Long Description:
Text of Marker:
Built in 1800 by Charles Barrett, as
a residence for his son, Charles Jr.,
"Forest Hall" as it was known, pays
tribute to the Barrett family and
to the 19th century textile industry.
The Barrett textile mills, located
in Bank Village, produced cotton
fabric for domestic and export
usage. This house demonstrates fine
federal architecture and testifies
to the skill of the local craftsmen.

Official NH Marker website: (visit link)
Marker Name: Barrett House

Official Marker Number: 137

Marker Type: Official NH State

Marker Location: New Ipswich

Date Marker Established: 1980

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