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

George Washington Memorial Highway

 
 
George Washington Memorial Highway Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
1. George Washington Memorial Highway Marker
Inscription.
This tablet marks
the
George
Washington
Memorial
Highway
at
Waltham
1732 ------- 1932

 
Erected 1932.
 
Location. 42° 22.563′ N, 71° 14.972′ W. Marker is in Waltham, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 20) and Weston Street (U.S. 20), on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waltham MA 02453, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gen. Henry Knox Trail (here, next to this marker); Watertown (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 2.5 miles away); a different marker also named Watertown (approx. 3.4 miles away); Site of Early Meeting House (approx. 3.8 miles away); Roger Clap Memorial (approx. 4 miles away but has been reported missing); Charles Follen (approx. 4.3 miles away); Robbins Cemetery (approx. 4.3 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The top of the marker features a relief of George Washington's profile.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. See
Waltham Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
2. Waltham Marker
another marker for the George Washington Memorial Highway.
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
Markers on Main Street Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
3. Markers on Main Street
The George Washington Memorial Highway marker is located next to one for the Gen. Henry Knox Trail.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,299 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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