Morse Tavern
Washington Street (East Walpole)
c. 1806


MORSE TAVERN (C. 1806). An old Stage-coach Tavern on the Norfolk & Bristol Turnpike (now Washington Street) opposite Chestnut Street in East Walpole. The first Post Office in Town was established here in 1820 with David Morse, the Tavern Keeper, as Post Master.

This sketch is from The Walpole 250th Anniversary Calendar and was done by H. S. Ross.

 

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