Capt. Benjamin James House
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The Capt. Benjamin James House is a historic First Period house, now a museum, at 301 Driftway in Scituate, Massachusetts. The oldest part of this 2-1/2 story timber frame house was built c. 1700 by Captain Benjamin James. During the 18th century it was enlarged to its present five-bay saltbox configuration. After James' death in 1788, the house was used by the town as a "pest house", isolating smallpox victims there.〔(【引用サイトリンク】title=MACRIS inventory record for Capt. Benjamin James House )〕
The house is now home t the Maritime and Irish Mossing Museum, owned and maintained by the Scituate Historical Society. There are exhibits of the mossing industry, ship building on the North River, shipwrecks, life saving.〔(【引用サイトリンク】title=Maritime Museum )〕 Open Sunday afternoons, 1-4 p.m. Sept through June. Sat and Sun, July and August.
The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.〔
*National Register of Historic Places listings in Plymouth County, Massachusetts
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