105. Mary Baker Eddy (1821-1910)
located in front of the former Christian Science home on the
south side of Pleasant Street (NH9) west of downtown Concord, NH


 "While living at her 'Pleasant View' home (1892-1908) once on this site, Mrs. Eddy founded the First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, Mass., headquarters of the Christian Science movement. From 'Pleasant View', some six miles from her birthplace in Bow, she guided its worldwide activities and gained fame as a religious leader and writer. The buildings erected on this site in 1927 served as a home for retired Christian Science practitioners and nurses until 1975."

erected 1972

Pleasant View Home, the former Christian Science home, was listed on the National Register in 1984


Stalking New Hampshire's Historical Markers
Historical Markers of the Merrimack Valley Region



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1/6/2002