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Foxboro in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Wading River Farm

 
 
Wading River Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, May 31, 2012
1. Wading River Farm Marker
Inscription.
Wading River Farm
Location of
First house in Foxborough
1670

 
Erected by Foxboro Historical Commission.
 
Location. 42° 1.466′ N, 71° 16.405′ W. Marker is in Foxboro, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is at the intersection of South Street and Cedar Street, in the median on South Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Foxboro MA 02035, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Settler / Roads and Boundaries (here, next to this marker); The Dorchester School Farm (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Lodge at Foxborough (approx. 2.4 miles away); Paineburgh-Foxvale (approx. 2.5 miles away); The Town Lot (approx. 2.7 miles away); Mansfield Orthodox Congregational Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Reservoir on Powder House Hill / The Town House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Memorial Hall (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Foxboro.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Wading River Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, May 31, 2012
2. Wading River Farm Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 309 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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