Towns – Plainfield

Plainfield, New Hampshire 03781

Plainfield, NH Lodging, Real Estate, Travel & Visitor Information

Plainfield NHDartmouth Lake Sunapee region community Plainfield NHSettled by a group from Plainfield, Connecticut, Plainfield is one of the towns granted by Governor Benning Wentworth in 1761 at the beginning of the reign of King George III. A part of Plainfield known as Meriden Parish, named for the farm of Massachusetts Governor Jonathan Belcher, became the site of Kimball Union Academy, built in 1813. KUA – Kimball Union Academy is a private prep school located on French Ridge in Meriden, NH – a village located on the east side of Plainfield.

Plainfield NH CT River Ferry Site

Plainfield was the home of Ferries, connecting VT and NH.
Click the photo to enlarge view.

To share any Plainfield, NH information with us, please contact us. Learn more about advertising in NHLiving.

Incorporated: 1761
County: Sullivan
Plainfield, NH Population:
2010: 2,364

GPS Coordinates:
Latitude: 43.3203
Longitude: -72.2122

Plainfield, NH Local Information
Plainfield Police Dispatch: 911

Include Me shortcode: file not found

NH \ VT Ferry Site

New Hampshire Towns

NH Lodging Guide | Weddings
Products | NH Town Guides

New England Living Magazine

Free World Mall

Country Weddings | New England Recipes
NH Inns | Boston Red Sox Gifts | Travel Destinations