Taunton in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
First School House
Tree Planted and tablet place by the Lydia Cobb Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Tercentenary of Taunton 1639-1939
Erected 1939 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 41° 54.09′ N, 71° 5.256′ W. Marker is in Taunton, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Church Green, in the median. Click for map. The Elm tree planted in 1939 had to be cut down a new tree has replaced it though. Marker is in this post office area: Taunton MA 02780, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial for Soldiers against Terrorism (a few steps from this marker); Site of the First Successful Iron Works in the Old Colony (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Burial Ground (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Site of the First House in Norton (approx. 5.1 miles away); Winneccunnett Pond Area (approx. 5.1 miles away); Anawan Rock (approx. 5.8 miles away); King Philip's Cave (approx. 5.9 miles away); Dighton Community Church (approx. 6.2 miles away).
Categories. • Colonial Era • Education •
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