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

Dunstable

1630 – 1930

 
 
Dunstable Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, June 14, 2011
1. Dunstable Marker
Inscription. Settled before 1673, a town in 1680, divided by the New Hampshire – Massachusetts boundary, the northern part becoming Nashua, New Hampshire in 1741.
 
Erected 1930 by the Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers marker series.
 
Location. 42° 40.142′ N, 71° 31.942′ W. Marker is in Dunstable, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Pleasant Street (Massachusetts Route 113), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is just at the town line as you leave Pepperell and enter Dunstable. Marker is in this post office area: Dunstable MA 01827, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Dunstable (approx. 4.3 miles away); Parker House (approx. 4.6 miles away); Groton (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mansion House (approx. 6.4 miles away); Wannalancet (approx. 7.1 miles away); Chelmsford (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Revolutionary Tavern (approx. 8.3 miles away); District No. 1 School (approx. 10.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
View When Leaving Dunstable for Pepperell image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, June 14, 2011
2. View When Leaving Dunstable for Pepperell
This picture shows the other side of the marker, which reads the same.
1. Wikipedia entry. An overview of the town today, plus some of its history. (Submitted on June 14, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.) 

2. Dunstable. Article about the town in A Gazetteer of the State of Massachusetts (Boston, 1890) by Elias Nason. (Submitted on June 14, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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