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Signal Lanterns of Paul Revere

 
 
Signal Lanterns of Paul Revere Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
1. Signal Lanterns of Paul Revere Marker
Inscription.
The Signal Lanterns of
Paul Revere
displayed in the steeple of this church
April 18, 1775
warned the country of the march
of the British troops to
Lexington and Concord.

 
Location. 42° 21.982′ N, 71° 3.278′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Salem Street and Hull Street, on the right when traveling north on Salem Street. Click for map. Marker is on the steeple of Bostonís Old North Church (Christ Church). Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02113, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Church Lanterns (a few steps from this marker); Clough House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Men of the North End (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church (within shouting distance of this marker); John Greenwood / Ann Pollard / Harriot Keziah Hunt / Charlotte Saunders Cushman (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Franklin (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Tucker / Increase Mather / Edward Holyoke / Edward Everett / Christian Gullager
Marker at the Old North Church Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
2. Marker at the Old North Church
The marker can be seen here on the Old North Church Steeple.
(within shouting distance of this marker); John Tileston / To Those Men of the North End (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Old North Church. Christ Church in the City of Boston website. (Submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Old North Church. Details of the Freedom Trail from the City of Boston website. (Submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Old North Church from Hull Street Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
3. Old North Church from Hull Street
The old North Church is one of the stops along Boston's Freedom Trail.
Paul Revere and the Old North Church Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
4. Paul Revere and the Old North Church
Closeup of Paul Revere Statue Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
5. Closeup of Paul Revere Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,499 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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