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Francestown is located in Hillsborough County and was named after Frances Deering Wentworth, wife of Governor John Wentworth. Ideally situated on the second New Hampshire Turnpike, which was the only route between Boston and Vermont, at one time Francetown collected a toll of one cent per mile from travelers on coaches and wagons. The town was also home to a high-quality soapstone quarry where it was mined until the 1890's. It was also formerly the home of well-known author Dean Koontz.

Within close distance to New Hampshire's newest ski area and was named after Frances Deering Wentworth, wife of Governor John Wentworth. Ideally situated on the second New Hampshire Turnpike, which was the only route between Boston and Vermont, at one time Francetown collected a toll of one cent per mile from travelers on coaches and wagons. The town was also home to a high-quality soapstone quarry where it was mined until the 1890's. It was also formerly the home of well-known author Dean Koontz.

Within close distance to New Hampshire's newest ski area [crtchdmtn], visitors may also enjoy a hike in [greenfsp], taking in the view at Powder Mill Pond, or experiencing one of New Hampshire's famous covered bridges [countybrdg]. Accommodations in Francestown include Inn At Crotched Mountain and [j0187934]. CODE left

Francestown is located in [y33011] and was named after Frances Deering Wentworth, wife of Governor John Wentworth. Ideally situated on the second New Hampshire Turnpike, which was the only route between Boston and Vermont, at one time Francetown collected a toll of one cent per mile from travelers on coaches and wagons. The town was also home to a high-quality soapstone quarry where it was mined until the 1890's. It was also formerly the home of well-known author Dean Koontz.

Within close distance to New Hampshire's newest ski area [crtchdmtn], visitors may also enjoy a hike in [greenfsp], taking in the view at Powder Mill Pond, or experiencing one of New Hampshire's famous covered bridges [countybrdg]. Accommodations in Francestown include Inn At Crotched Mountain and [j0187934].


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