20. Captain Lovewell's War
located in a grassy plot about 2.5 miles north of
Center Ossipee on NH16 and 25, just north of the
point where NH16 combines with NH25H

"Was fought between 1722 and 1725 against several tribes of eastern Indians. The principal campaigns took place in the Ossipee region and led to the eventual withdrawal of the Indians to the north. Commemorated in Colonial literature by 'The Ballad of Lovewell's Fight.'"

erected 1964

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Related Links:
Lovewell's War
The Ballad of Lovewell's Fight

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