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Newbury in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Landing Place of First Settlers

1630 - 1930

 
 
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By Michael Tiernan, October 8, 2011
1. Landing place of first settlers Marker
Inscription. Landing place on River Parker of the men and women who settled in Newbury between 1635 and 1650.
 
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° 46.01′ N, 70° 50.742′ W. Marker is in Newbury, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is on High Road (Alternate Massachusetts Route 1), on the left. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 264 High Road, Newbury MA 01951, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newbury (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Newbury (approx. 2.6 miles away); Dalton House (approx. 3.1 miles away); First Fulling Mill (approx. 3.3 miles away); Watts' Cellar (approx. 3.4 miles away); William Lloyd Garrison (approx. 3.4 miles away); Newburyport Sailor's Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Coast Guard Bicentennial Marker (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newbury.
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
Landing place of first settlers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Tiernan, October 8, 2011
2. Landing place of first settlers Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 741 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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