Garrison Hill Park and Tower

Abbie Sawyer Memorial Dr.
Dover, New Hampshire

Historic Document

Garrison Hill Park and Tower is located in Strafford County, New Hampshire certified as a historic location on Friday September 11, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Landscape, more specifically a Road-Related, Park. Garrison Hill Park and Tower was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Entertainment/Recreation.

Garrison Hill Park and Tower Information

Other Name: Garrison Hill Park and Joseph Bowne Sawyer Memorial Observat
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1880, 1912
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Worcester,J.R. & Co.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Garrison Hill Park and Tower Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 85
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 3
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Dover Historic Locations Strafford County Historic Locations New Hampshire Historic Locations