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A maze of man-made chambers, walls and ceremonial meeting places, America's Stonehenge is one of the oldest man-made construction in the United States. Carbon dating put it at over 4000 years old. Archaeological Excavation at the site has uncovere d an amazing range of historic and pre-historic artifacts-from stone tools, pottery and ancient old world scripts to 18th and 19th century house wares, and manacles possibly removed from slaves who used the site as a stop on the underground railroad in the 1830's and 1840's. Along with it's astronomical alignments, America's Stonehenge continues to be one of the most fascinating archaeological discoveries of the century.

Location: Haverhill Rd, North Salem New Hampshire Telephone 603-893-8300

Other History nearby:
(Marblehead) Abbot Hall
(North Salem) America's Stonehenge
(Salem) America's Stonehenge
(Exeter) American Independence Museum
(Exeter) American Independence Museum
(Lowell) American Textile History Museum

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New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.