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Lincoln, New Hampshire 03251

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Lincoln NHWhite Mountains region community Lincoln NHThe White Mountain town of Lincoln, New Hampshire was named long before President Abraham Lincoln’s birth. Lincoln, NH was named in 1764 for Henry Clinton, ninth Earl of Lincoln, a cousin to the Wentworths. He held the position of Comptroller of Customs for the port of London under George II and George III, which was important to trade between America and England.

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O'Rourke Realty, 126 Main Street, North Woodstock, New Hampshire 03262 | 855-948-6867
O'Rourke Realty is proudly serving the White Mountains Region which includes Lincoln NH, Woodstock NH, North Woodstock, Campton NH, Thornton NH, Carroll "Twin Mountain" "Bretton Woods" NH, Franconia NH, Bethlehem, NH and others. As locals, we are proud to offer homegrown community awareness as well as contemporary real estate market information. Explore our up-to-date, NH MLS Real Estate Listings and our Exclusive NH Properties for sale. Contact us for all of your realty needs.
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Merlands Deli and Draft
Merland's Deli and Draft, 96 Main Street, North Woodstock, NH 03262 | 603-745-8599
At Merlands Deli and Draft we have a great assortment of amazing draft beer and ale. We will custom build your sandwich, sub, salad or wrap on fresh baked breads with first-quality Boar's Head meats and chesses. In a hurry? Call us in advance and pick-up your order to go.
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A portion of Lincoln, NH was known as Pullman. Pullman was one of the earliest lumber towns in New England. Lincoln is second-largest New Hampshire town in land area; only Pittsburg, NH is larger.

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Today Lincoln is a growing and vibrant town and includes the village of North Lincoln and Stillwater. Real Estate and second homes are popular here The South Peak project is located in Lincoln. Lincoln is home to the New Hampshire Highland Games – a popular annual NH event and part of Franconia Notch State Park is located here. Parts of the Appalachian trail passes here and the White Mountain National Forest is also part of Lincoln.

Lincoln is a town rich in history. Railroading, Lumber, and Tourism all play important parts of Lincoln’s past and in the case of tourism – future. In 1892, James E. Henry bought approximately 100,000 acres of Lincoln forest – prime virgin timber it was. James established a logging enterprise at what is today the center of Lincoln. In 1902, he built a pulp and paper mill and erected the “Lincoln House” hotel. The Lincoln was destroyed by fire in 1907. James E. Henry ran Lincoln until he died in 1912. Mr. Henry controlled this company town by installing relatives to positions of civic authority. Henry’s heirs sold the business after his death to the Parker Young Company, which in turn sold it to the Marcalus Manufacturing Company in 1946. In 1950, Franconia Paper took over the plant was producing some 150 tons of paper a day until it filed bankruptcy in 1971.

Today, Tourism is the principal business here. Nearby Loon Mountain resort & ski area attracts winter tourists, and in recent years has developed into a four-season destination attraction with the help of several tourist-related businesses like dinner train rides, alpine adventure tours, and river rafting adventures.

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Incorporated: 1764
County: Grafton
Lincoln, NH Population:
2010: 1,662

GPS Coordinates:
Latitude: 44.0242
Longitude: -71.4014

Lincoln, NH Local Information
Lincoln Police Dispatch: 911

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