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The First Landing Place of the Pilgrims, Nov. 11, 1620, O.S.

 
 
The Landing Place of the Pilgrims, Nov. 11, 1620, O.S. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Matt Gilbertson, August 20, 2011
1. The Landing Place of the Pilgrims, Nov. 11, 1620, O.S. Marker
Inscription. The map in Mourt's Relation shows that near this spot the Pilgrims first touched foot on American soil.
 
Erected 1917 by The Research Club of Provincetown.
 
Location. 42° 2.222′ N, 70° 11.791′ W. Marker is in Provincetown, Massachusetts, in Barnstable County. Marker is at the intersection of Province Lands Rd and Commercial St, on the left when traveling south on Province Lands Rd. Click for map. Marker is in Pilgrims' First Landing Park in the center of the rotary. Marker is in this post office area: Provincetown MA 02657, United States of America.
 
Also see . . .  The Plymouth Colony Archives Project - Mourt's Relation. (Submitted on May 24, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Provincetown Harbor image. Click for full size.
By Matt Gilbertson, August 20, 2011
2. Provincetown Harbor
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 596 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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