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Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Garden Court Street

North End

 
 
Garden Court Street Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
1. Garden Court Street Marker
Inscription. This street was long noted for its gardens and governors. At No. 4, opposite the site of Governor Hutchinsonís mansion, lived one of Bostonís “Irish governors,” John J. (“Honey Fitz”) Fitzgerald, ward boss, congressman and mayor. His daughter, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, beloved Bostonian and mother of President John F. Kennedy, was born here.
 
Location. 42° 21.852′ N, 71° 3.206′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Garden Court and Prince Street, on the right when traveling north on Garden Court. Click for map. 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. Mansion of Gov. Hutchinson (here, next to this marker); The Paul Revere House (within shouting distance of this marker); North Square Houses, 1715 (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Paul Revere House (within shouting distance of this marker); Moses Pierce-Hichborn House (within shouting distance of this marker); North Square (within shouting distance
Marker in Boston's North End Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
2. Marker in Boston's North End
of this marker); a different marker also named Paul Revere House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Stephen's Church (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 853 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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