Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse

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Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse
Quaker Meeting House, Dover, NH.jpg
Meetinghouse c. 1915
Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse is located in New Hampshire
Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse
Location 141 Central Ave., Dover, New Hampshire
Coordinates 43°11′12″N 70°52′25″W / 43.18667°N 70.87361°W / 43.18667; -70.87361Coordinates: 43°11′12″N 70°52′25″W / 43.18667°N 70.87361°W / 43.18667; -70.87361
Area less than one acre
Built 1768
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80000421[1]
Added to NRHP February 29, 1980

The Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse is a historic Quaker meeting house at 141 Central Avenue in Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire. Built in 1768, it is a two-story wood frame structure, 50 feet (15 m) long and 37 feet (11 m) wide. A projecting vestibule with simple Greek Revival styling is a 19th-century alteration. It is the only known 18th-century Quaker meetinghouse in the state.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse". National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-08-25.