16. Winston Churchill (1871-1947)
located on the west side of NH12A about 200 yards
south of the Plainfield-Cornish town line in Cornish, NH

"American author of best-selling novels, such as 'Coniston', written between 1898-1941 and partly based upon actual experience in New Hampshire politics. His nearby residence, 'Harlakenden House', was built in 1898 and burned in 1923. It also served as a summer home for President Woodrow Wilson in 1913, 1914, and 1915."

erected 1963

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Historical Markers of the Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region

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