January 09. 2014 3:39PM
Marker Number: 126
Name and date established: Derry 1978
Description: Some of the best-loved poems in the English language are associated with this small farm owned by the poet from 1900 to 1911. Here Frost farmed, taught at nearby Pinkerton Academy and developed the poetic voice which later won him the Pulitzer Prize for poetry four times and world fame as one of our foremost poets. The Robert Frost Homestead was listed on the National Register and designated a National Historic landmark in 1968. Another property associated with Robert Frost, "The Frost Place" in Franconia, was listed on the National Register in 1976.
Location: Located at the Frost Farm on the east side of Route 28, about 1.7 miles south of Derry rotary.