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Northborough in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Minuteman

 
 
The Minuteman Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 13, 2009
1. The Minuteman Marker
Inscription. In honor of the men and women of Northborough who served our nation in war and peace.
 
Erected 2005.
 
Location. 42° 19.209′ N, 71° 38.304′ W. Marker is in Northborough, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 20), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 63 Main Street, Northborough MA 01532, 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 (within shouting distance of this marker); Northborough World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mary Goodnow's Grave (approx. 2 miles away); Williams Tavern (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 4.2 miles away); Shrewsbury Minute Men (approx. 4.2 miles away); Lieut Wm. Munroe Brigham Jr. Park (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Volunteer (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Northborough.
 
Categories. Military
 
Minuteman Monument in Northborough Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 13, 2009
2. Minuteman Monument in Northborough
Markers in Northborough Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 13, 2009
3. Markers in Northborough
During the winter of 1775-76, the artillery train of Gen. Henry Knox passed this location while transporting cannons from Fort Ticonderoga to Gen. George Washington's army in Cambridge.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 810 times since then and 53 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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