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Lexington in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Rendezvous of the Minute Men

 
 
Rendezvous of the Minute Men Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
1. Rendezvous of the Minute Men Marker
Inscription.
Built 1709
Rendezvous of the
Minute Men
before the
Battle of Lexington
April 19, 1775

 
Location. 42° 26.952′ N, 71° 13.787′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Bedford Street (Massachusetts Route 225) and Massachusetts Ave (Massachusetts Route 4), on the right when traveling north on Bedford Street. Click for map. Marker is located across the street from the Lexington Green. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Bedford Street, Lexington MA 02420, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Prince Estabrook (here, next to this marker); Buckman Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Lexington Minuteman (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to the Lexington Minute Men (within shouting distance of this marker); Lexington Ship Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Line of the Minutemen (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Buckman Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Lexington Green (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Buckman Tavern. Lexington
Lexington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
2. Lexington Marker
Historical Society webpage. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Lexington. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. Battle of Lexington. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
4. Battle at Lexington Green, 1775. The Start of the American Revolution and the "shot heard round the world." from EyeWitness to History.com. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Buckman Tavern c.1709 image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
3. Buckman Tavern c.1709
Marker can be seen on the left portion of the Tavern.
Plaque on Buckman Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
4. Plaque on Buckman Tavern
Headquarters
Lexington Minute Men
1775
Minute Men Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
5. Minute Men Plaque
The Minute Men Plaque is located to the left of the front door of the Buckman Tavern.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,165 times since then and 122 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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