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Hull in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Hull

1630 - 1930

 
 
Hull (Main Street and Highland Street) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell C. Bixby, September 9, 2011
1. Hull (Main Street and Highland Street) Marker
Inscription. Indian region called Natascot, a fishing station as early as 1622 settled by the Puritans 1630. Name changed to Hull 1644.
 
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers marker series.
 
Location. 42° 18.141′ N, 70° 54.396′ W. Marker is in Hull, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located on the lawn of the Hull Public Library. Marker is in this post office area: Hull MA 02045, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Independence (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery Bartlett (approx. 1.6 miles away); The "Dark Arch" (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Mess (approx. 1.6 miles away); Enlisted Men (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bastion C (approx. 1.6 miles away); Political Prisoners (approx. 1.6 miles away); Powder Magazine (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hull.
 
Also see . . .  Historical Markers Erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission (1930). Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on September 10, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on , by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. Photo   1. submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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