Manchester, New Hampshire

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Manchester is a city in southern New Hampshire, United States.wikipedia
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New Hampshire

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Manchester is a city in southern New Hampshire, United States.
Concord is the state capital, while Manchester is the largest city.

New England

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It is the most populous city in northern New England, an area comprising the states of Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.
Greater Boston is the largest metropolitan area, with nearly a third of New England's population; this area includes Worcester, Massachusetts (the second-largest city in New England), Manchester, New Hampshire (the largest city in New Hampshire), and Providence, Rhode Island (the capital and largest city of Rhode Island).

Nashua, New Hampshire

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Manchester is, along with Nashua, one of two seats of New Hampshire's most populous county, Hillsborough County.
As of the 2010 census, Nashua had a population of 86,494, making it the second-largest city in the state and in northern New England after nearby Manchester.

List of cities by population in New England

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It is the most populous city in northern New England, an area comprising the states of Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.

Hillsborough County, New Hampshire

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Manchester is, along with Nashua, one of two seats of New Hampshire's most populous county, Hillsborough County.
Its county seats are Manchester and Nashua.

Samuel Blodgett

It was first named by the merchant and inventor Samuel Blodgett, namesake of Samuel Blodget Park and Blodget Street in the city's North End.
Samuel Blodgett (sometimes spelled Blodget, and sometimes Samuel Blodgett, Sr. to distinguish him from descendants with the same name) was an early American lawyer, industrialist, and financier who founded the city of Manchester, New Hampshire.

Amoskeag Falls

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Native Pennacook Indians called Amoskeag Falls on the Merrimack River—the area that became the heart of Manchester—Namaoskeag, meaning "good fishing place".
The Amoskeag Falls are a set of waterfalls located in Manchester, New Hampshire on the Merrimack River.

Amoskeag Manufacturing Company

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Apparently following Blodgett's suggestion, Derryfield was renamed "Manchester" in 1810, the year the mill was incorporated as the Amoskeag Cotton & Woolen Manufacturing Company.
The Amoskeag Manufacturing Company was a textile manufacturer which founded Manchester, New Hampshire.

Manchester Locomotive Works

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The Amoskeag foundry made rifles, sewing machines, textile machinery, fire engines, and locomotives in a division called the Amoskeag Locomotive Works (later, the Manchester Locomotive Works).
Manchester Locomotive Works was a manufacturing company located in Manchester, New Hampshire, that built steam locomotives and fire engines in the 19th century.

John Goffe

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In 1722, John Goffe III settled beside Cohas Brook, later building a dam and sawmill at what was dubbed "Old Harry's Town".
His name is preserved in the name of Goffstown, New Hampshire and the Goffe's Falls neighborhood of Manchester, New Hampshire.

Wilton, Maine

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But at New Hampshire's 1741 separation from Massachusetts, the grant was ruled invalid and substituted with Wilton, Maine, resulting in a 1751 rechartering by Governor Benning Wentworth as "Derryfield"—a name that lives on in Derryfield Park, Derryfield Country Club, and the private Derryfield School.
The first grant (now part of Manchester, New Hampshire) was originally dubbed Harrytown after a particularly dangerous Native American, then renamed Tyngstown for Captain William Tyng, leader of the expedition of "snowshoe men" that killed him in 1703.

Amoskeag Locomotive Works

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The Amoskeag foundry made rifles, sewing machines, textile machinery, fire engines, and locomotives in a division called the Amoskeag Locomotive Works (later, the Manchester Locomotive Works).
The Amoskeag Locomotive Works, in Manchester, New Hampshire, built steam locomotives at the dawn of the railroad era in the United States.

Bedford, New Hampshire

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Bedford is a suburb of Manchester, New Hampshire's largest city.

Londonderry, New Hampshire

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In 2008, Boston Express moved to suburb Londonderry, New Hampshire, and now provides limited service to downtown Manchester.
The town sits between Manchester and Derry, the largest and fourth-largest communities in the state.

Manchester Transit Authority

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The Manchester Transit Authority runs several bus routes throughout the city and surrounding areas.
The Manchester Transit Authority, or MTA, is a public transportation provider in Manchester, New Hampshire, United States.

Merrimack River

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Manchester lies near the northern end of the Northeast megalopolis and straddles the banks of the Merrimack River.
The natives dwelling along the river at that time were the Agawam on the lower reaches, the Pawtucket at Lowell, Massachusetts, the Nashua, Souhegan and Namoskeag around Manchester, New Hampshire, the Pennacook northward from Bow, New Hampshire, and the Winnepisseogee at the source, Lake Winnipesaukee.

Hooksett, New Hampshire

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The town is located between Manchester, the state's largest city, and Concord, the state capital.

Southern New Hampshire University

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The building was renamed the SNHU Arena in 2016, after Manchester's Southern New Hampshire University.
Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) is a private university located between Manchester and Hooksett, New Hampshire.

SNHU Arena

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The building was renamed the SNHU Arena in 2016, after Manchester's Southern New Hampshire University. In 2001, the Verizon Wireless Arena, a venue seating more than 10,000, opened for major concerts and sporting events, enhancing the city's downtown revitalization efforts with a major hotel and convention center already in place across the street from the arena.
The SNHU Arena is an indoor events arena in Manchester, New Hampshire, and seats 9,852 for ice hockey, 11,140 for basketball and up to 11,770 for concerts.

Saint Anselm College

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The mailing address for students and faculty is Manchester, New Hampshire.

Massabesic Lake

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Massabesic Lake is on the eastern border.
Massabesic Lake is a lake in southern New Hampshire, United States, covering about 2560 acre (equivalent to about 4 sqmi) within the city of Manchester and the town of Auburn.

Mall of New Hampshire

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The Mall of New Hampshire, on Manchester's southern fringe near the intersection of Interstates 93 and 293, is the city's main retail center.
The Mall of New Hampshire is a shopping mall located in the Lower South Willow neighborhood of Manchester, New Hampshire.

Pinardville, New Hampshire

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It is bordered to the east by the city of Manchester and to the north by the Piscataquog River.

New Hampshire Fisher Cats

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The Northeast Delta Dental Stadium (formerly MerchantsAuto.com Stadium) is a baseball park on the Merrimack River in downtown Manchester and is home to the local AA baseball affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays, the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.
The New Hampshire Fisher Cats are a Minor League Baseball team based in Manchester, New Hampshire.