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DEADLINE FOR February 2019 Issue
January 22, 2019
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THE GATEWAY TO WALPOLE
Fund-Raising Almost Complete
but your $20, $50, $100 or more will still help
click on this link for a full-page PDF of a flyer
with additional images to share
Click here for the GoFundMe site to make your donation
Your contribution to conserve this parcel and preserve The Gateway to Walpole is appreciated. Your check to assist may be made payable to “Walker Road Conservation” and dropped off at the Selectboard office at the Town Hall, or mailed to the Town of Walpole, PO Box 729, Walpole, NH 03608-0729. These funds are being kept separate from other Town funds. The Town of Walpole under New Hampshire RSA 31:19 I is authorized to accept donations “given for a public purpose,” and those donations are fully tax deductible in accordance with IRS Code, 26 U.S.C. paragraph 170(c)(1).
The Walpole Common – 3 June 2017
Just about perfect – 29 December 2016
Click here for images of leaves around town October 20, 2016 including a comparison with the image below
Looking at the Village from North Road – October 18, 2015
Photo by Ray Boas
WALPOLE FROM THE AIR — While living in Walpole, researching the opening chapter of his novel HAWAII, James Michener called Walpole “the quintessential New England Village.”
You may click on the image for a larger size.
I took this video 19 September 2013 from the top of Walpole’s Town Hall. Probably my favorite stereo views (seen in my book – AS IT WAS…AND STILL IS – WALPOLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE) were taken from the Town House Observatory in 1874/5. Looking at those images, and the video below, not much has changed except the trees
And, talking about “nothing has changed except the trees,” you may enjoy seeing the images around the Common in this blog post – ONLY THE TREES ARE DIFFERENT.
And, this was fun to see
SNOW ATOP MT. ASCUTNEY – October 23, 2016
click on image for full panorama