Marblehead Historic District

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Marblehead Historic District
Historic Marblehead.jpg
Marblehead Historic District is located in Massachusetts
Marblehead Historic District
Location Marblehead, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°30′15″N 70°50′58″W / 42.50417°N 70.84944°W / 42.50417; -70.84944Coordinates: 42°30′15″N 70°50′58″W / 42.50417°N 70.84944°W / 42.50417; -70.84944
Built 1670
Architect Multiple
Architectural style Georgian, Other, Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP January 10, 1984

Marblehead Historic District is a historic district roughly bounded by Marblehead Harbor, Waldron Court, Essex, Elm, Pond, and Norman Streets in Marblehead, Massachusetts. Among its notable features are Fort Sewall, a coastal fortification with origins dating to 1644,[2] and two National Historic Landmarks, the General John Glover House,[3] and the Jeremiah Lee House.[4]

The district features Georgian, Federal and other styles of architecture. The area was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Fort Sewall". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-01-16. 
  3. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for General John Glover House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-01-16. 
  4. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Jeremiah Lee Mansion". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-01-17.