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

Sherborn

1630 - 1930

 
 
Sherborn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell C. Bixby, May 9, 2011
1. Sherborn Marker
Inscription. Settled in 1652 and called Boggastow, became a town in 1674.
 
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° 15.331′ N, 71° 22.101′ W. Marker is in Sherborn, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on North Main Street just from Coolidge Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sherborn MA 01770, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Meetinghouse (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of Eames Massacre (approx. 4.1 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 4.6 miles away); Pike Haven Homestead (approx. 5.6 miles away); Peak House (approx. 5.8 miles away); Knox Trail (approx. 5.9 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 6.4 miles away); Sudbury (approx. 7.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Historical Markers Erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on May 9, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 455 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on , by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, 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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