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You go where the modern technology takes you. Other local manufacturing businesses, including blacksmiths, bobbin mills, boot- and shoemakers, carriage shops, cheesemakers, colwbrook tanneries, grew in the area through the s, until the arrival of the railroad in connected the town to larger suppliers of goods.

Let advertising be the moneymaker. Lemington, Vermontis located to the west of town, across the Connecticut River. Location in Coos CountyNew Hampshire.

Charlie Jordan outside his home and the Colebrook Chronicle chronice. New Hampshire Route 26 crosses Colebrook from east to west, briefly overlapping U.

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The first xhronicle through the town was known as River Road, taking a route that is roughly followed today by U. I like to tell the story of small-town New England.

So our big thing in starting the Chronicle was – we are not going to compete, but were going to be part of the flow. Colebrook is the hub of northern Coos County, and is the largest town by population north of the county seat of Lancaster.

According to the GazetteerColebrook was the Potato Capital of New Hampshire, producing overbushels per year, most of which were milled into potato starch. Tommy Jordan is I mean my wife is the publisher. Water Use in New Hampshire: View Slideshow 2 of 4.


Adams in”approximately one third of the potato starch in the state. Three large hotels were built in Colebrook in the mid s. Stevens then reused the building’s scheme, while reducing its size by two-fifths, to become the Bay of Naples Inn at NaplesMainewhich opened in View Slideshow 1 of 4.

Abundant regional forests helped Colebrook become a lumbering center, with the first sawmill established at Beaver Brook in Between andcolebrokk town was witness to great log drives.

As Sean Hurley reports, business at the Chronicle has never been better. And I don’t think that flow of information is any more in jeopardy than writing was when it went from typewriters to computers. Called the Metallak after Native American chief Metallakthe imposing Victorian structure was designed by architect John Calvin Stevensand intended to attract tourists arriving by railroad to escape the summer heat and pollution in big cities.

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In the town, The population was 2, at cbronicle census. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. For every females age 18 and over, there were Route 3 with New Hampshire Route Hartford, Connecticut Springfield, Massachusetts. Retrieved March 23, The building was demolished in the s, and the land is now part of the Shrine of Our Lady of Grace along U. Archived from the original chroniclf September 11, Jordan has been writing and editing magazines most of of his professional life.

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Retrieved from ” https: Census Bureau Newspaperr Factfinder. Donna Jordan thinks the paper will shift increasingly online. Retrieved June 4, It was incorporated June 11, The main village of the town, where 1, people resided at the census, [1] is defined as the Colebrook census-designated place CDPand is located at the junction of U. Manufacturing in Chronicls Crossroad: Due to the inability of its original grantees to settle the remote area, however, it was regranted in by Colonial Governor John Wentworthwho renamed it “Colebrook Town” after Sir George Colebrookethe East India Company’s chairman of the board.


The racial makeup of the town was The town is located along U. A conflicting account holds that the town “was colebrok called Coleburne and was granted to Sir George Colebrook and others. After a series of conversions of use and two fires, a new hotel occupying the site was built in and still is in operation. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Please newpaper improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

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Although the Metallak itself was never finished, its extensive plans are preserved among the architect’s papers at the Maine Historical Society, making the ill-fated Colebrook hotel perhaps the most thoroughly documented design of its type in the White Mountains. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Colebrook, New Hampshire.

Charlie Jordan and his family live and work together in the old Clarksville School. Inseven years after the incorporation of the town, historian Timothy Dwight wrote, “Everything in this township exhibits the activity and enterprise of its inhabitants; their roads, plantations, barns and schoolhouses are well built.