Betty And Barney Hill Incident
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BONSAIRAD
N 44° 05.133 W 071° 41.051
19T E 285104 N 4884878
Quick Description: Post mounted marker on the east side of rte 3. Parking available.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 6/16/2014 8:40:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMKYR6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Betty And Barney Hill Incident - On the night of September 19-20,1961. Portsmouth ,NH couple Betty and Barney Hill experienced a close encounter with an unidentified flying object and two hours of "lost" time while driving south on Rte 3 near Lincoln. They filed an official Air Force Project Blue Book report of a brightly lit cigar shaped craft the next day,but we're not public with their story until it was leaked in the Boston Traveler in 1965. This was the first widely reported UFO abduction report in the United States.
Marker Name: Betty And Barney Hill Incident

Marker Type: Official NH State

Marker Location: Franconia

Date Marker Established: 2011

Official Marker Number: Not listed

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