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Lincoln, New Hampshire: Abducted by Aliens

Betty And Barney Hill were the first of the modern-day "abductees." They claimed to have been waylaid and probed by aliens while driving south on US 3 on September 19, 1961. Noted with a historical marker.

US Hwy 3, Lincoln, NH
The abduction site is on US Hwy 3 roughly 3-4 miles south of the Indian Head rock formation; The exact spot has been the subject of much debate. Historical Marker: On US Rt. 3 about a half mile from the entrance to Franconia Notch State Park near Indian Head Resort cabin 20.
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Betty and Barney Hill Incident

Betty and Barney Hill UFO Site Marker

This is a pretty cool historic marker -- UFO folks have been trying to get this event noted on a historic marker. Finally happened! Lincoln NH, The New Hampshire Department of Historical Resources has installed a marker on Route 3 in Lincoln NH, near the northern end of the property of Indian Head Resort. The marker commemorates the Betty and Barney Hill UFO Incident, the first widely reported UFO abduction in the United States. The marker is positioned just across from cottage #20 at Indian Head Resort, which is the last property that the Hills remember before experiencing a period of "lost" time while driving to their home in Portsmouth NH on the evening of September 19, 1961.

[Stew Weldon, 07/23/2011]

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