Saugus in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
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. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 42° 28.121′ N, 71° 0.547′ W. Marker was in Saugus, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker was on Central Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Saugus MA 01906, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Making Iron (within shouting distance of this marker); The Casting House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); River Basin Terminus (about 400 feet away); The Forge (about 400 feet away); Blacksmith Shop (about 600 feet away); Appleton's Pulpit Saugus Vietnam Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Saugus Korea/Vietnam Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Saugus.
More about this marker. Marker is located in the museum of the National Park Service, Saugus Iron Works, National Historic Site.
Also see . . .
1. Saugus Iron Works, National Historic Site. European iron makers brought their special skills to the Massachusetts Bay Colony early in the settlement of New England. Three hundred year old artifacts, working waterwheels, and mill machinery helps to tell the story of a business failure destined to be a National Park. (Submitted on October 12, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
2. 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 October 12, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
Categories. • Colonial Era •
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