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

The Battle of Bunker Hill

 
 
The Battle of Bunker Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 1, 2009
1. The Battle of Bunker Hill Marker
Inscription.
The Battle of Bunker Hill
17 June 1775
This tablet marks the
point where the British
reinforcements landed

 
Location. 42° 22.399′ N, 71° 3.403′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Avenue and 3rd Street, on the left when traveling west on 1st Avenue. Click for map. This historical marker is affixed to an outside wall on the north-east corner of the Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center building. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown MA 02129, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Commander Barry Carle (within shouting distance of this marker); Life and Work in the Navy Yard 1812 (within shouting distance of this marker); Men of the Boston Naval Shipyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Boston Naval Shipyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Charlestown Navy Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Charlestown Navy Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); Dry Dock 1 (within shouting distance of this marker); Serving the Fleet (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
The Battle of Bunker Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 1, 2009
2. The Battle of Bunker Hill Marker
View of the historical marker affixed to the outside wall, on the north-east corner, of the Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center.
Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, August 1, 2009
3. Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center
View of the Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center, with the historical marker affixed to the outside wall, on the north-east corner.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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