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The Village Cemetery

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Concord St
Peterborough, NH 03458

October 2019

Peterborough’s Village Cemetery Walking Tour

October 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
The Village Cemetery, Concord St
Peterborough, NH 03458
View of Village Cemetery

The Village Cemetery is the final resting place of hundreds of Peterborough’s 19th century citizens. On the tour, participants will learn about the careers of Charles Wilder of the Wilder Thermometer and Barometer Company, Amzi Childs, the founder of Peterborough’s famed basket industry, and Joseph and Albert Noone who operated the Noone Woolen Mill. The talk will also examine the lives of some of the workers who contributed to the town’s vitality such as twin sisters Elvira and Elmira Fife…

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