Historic Markers & Posters

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NOTE! Several markers are removed during the winter months to facilitate snow removal efforts. All Markers are usually in place Late April through Mid November

  1. The American House   478 Central Avenue
  2. Cochecho Massacre   Near 400 Central Avenue  on bridge
  3. View from the rooftop of the Cocheco Manufacturing Company, circa 1898 Near 401 Central
  4. Merchants Row 1950 386 Central Avenue
  5. Strafford Farms  58 New Rochester Road
  6. View looking south on Central Avenue ca.1900  340 Central Avenue
  7. First Parish Church   218 Central Avenue
  8. St John’s Church  18 Chapel Street
  9. March, 1896 flood: “Dover’s Black Day”   422 Central Avenue
  10. Alie’s 460 Central Avenue
  11. First Strike by Women in US  Near 427  Central Avenue
  12. Morrill Block Near 81 Main Street
  13. Franklin (Upper) Square, ca. 1934  Near 481 Central Avenue
  14. Third Street, 1920s Near 487 Central Avenue
  15. Merchants National Bank, ca. 1900  Near 499 Central Avenue
  16. Edward Adams Gundalow  lower Henry Law Park  next to gundalow 
  17. Woodman Museum   182 Central Avenue
  18. Central Avenue Bridge post March 1896 flood Bracewell Block  Near 387 Central Avenue
  19. Views of Central Square, 1895 & 1900  Near 333 Central Ave on corner of Henry Law Ave
  20. Wildlife Critters   197 Washington Street and  off Chestnut St  on Community Trail near Rotary kiosk rear of  Amtrak parking lot
  21. View of the Pacific Mills at Central Square
  22. Fire at Mill No. 1  On Makem Bridge  31 River Street
  23. City Hall and Theater Fire    Hale Street near elevator entrance to City Hall
  24. Strafford County Complex Alms House and Poor House Fires  Across from entrance to Strafford County Jail  266 County Farm Road
  25. Dover Landing On Makem Bridge   31 River Street
  26. Rinaldi’s Restaurant  On sidewalk post.  St Thomas St outside city hall
  27. Buck’s Café  on sign post on School Street near Immigrants Park
  28.  Ed Heaphy- Lobster Wars not on map but on display at Newicks  Resturant, 431 Dover Point Road Dover  NH                                                                                                                                                                      2008 Faces of Dover Poster Project slideshow

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