Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Concord in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Acton Minutemen

 
 
Acton Minutemen Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
1. Acton Minutemen Marker
Inscription.
Line of March
April 19, 1775
Acton Minutemen

 
Location. 42° 28.288′ N, 71° 21.229′ W. Marker is in Concord, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Liberty Road near Estabrook Road, in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Concord MA 01742, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major John Buttrick (here, next to this marker); Major John Buttrick House (within shouting distance of this marker); The North Bridge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Muster Field (about 300 feet away); Two Revolutions (about 600 feet away); An Evolving Legacy (about 600 feet away); Reflections of the Revolution (about 600 feet away); The Road to Colonel Barrett’s (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Concord.
 
More about this marker. The outline of a Minute Man appears at the top of the marker.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Another marker for the April 19, 1775 Line of March of the Acton Minutemen.
 
Also see . . .  The Battle of Concord. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Markers on Liberty Road Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
2. Markers on Liberty Road
A mileage marker to North Bridge is located next to the Acton Minutemen Marker. A marker honoring Major John Buttrick can also be seen in the background.
Mileage Marker next to Acton Minutemen Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
3. Mileage Marker next to Acton Minutemen Marker
0.0 Miles
North
Bridge
Chelmsford
to
Concord
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,494 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
Paid Advertisement
Categories20th CenturyAbolition & Underground RRAfrican AmericansAgricultureAir & SpaceAnimalsAntebellum South, USAnthropologyArchitectureArts, Letters, MusicAsian AmericansBridges & ViaductsCemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkChurches, Etc.Civil RightsColonial EraCommunicationsDisastersEducationEntertainmentEnvironmentExplorationForts, CastlesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsGovernmentHeroesHispanic AmericansHorticulture & ForestryIndustry & CommerceLabor UnionsLandmarksMan-Made FeaturesMilitaryNative AmericansNatural FeaturesNatural ResourcesNotable BuildingsNotable EventsNotable PersonsNotable PlacesPaleontologyPatriots & PatriotismPeacePolitical SubdivisionsPoliticsRailroads & StreetcarsRoads & VehiclesScience & MedicineSettlements & SettlersSportsWar of 1812War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, AfghanistanWar, ColdWar, French and IndianWar, KoreanWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, Texas IndependenceWar, US CivilWar, US RevolutionaryWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World IIWars, Non-USWars, US IndianWaterways & Vessels
States or ProvincesAlabamaAlaskaAlbertaArizonaArkansasBritish ColumbiaCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineManitobaMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew BrunswickNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNewfoundland and LabradorNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaNova ScotiaOhioOklahomaOntarioOregonPennsylvaniaPrince Edward IslandPuerto RicoQuebecRhode IslandSaskatchewanSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingYukon Territory
CountriesArgentinaAustraliaAustriaBahamasBelgiumBelizeBrazilCanadaChinaCosta RicaCzech RepublicDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceGrenadaGuatemalaGuyanaHondurasHungaryIrelandIsraelItalyJamaicaKiribatiLiechtensteinLuxembourgMalaysiaMexicoNetherlands AntillesNew ZealandNicaraguaPalestinian TerritoriesPhilippinesRussiaSaint LuciaScotland, UKSingaporeSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSwedenSwitzerlandThailandTurkeyTurks and Caicos IslandsU.S Virgin IslandsUkraineUnited KingdomU.S.A.