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Gill in Franklin County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Captain William Turner

 
 
Captain William Turner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 23, 2013
1. Captain William Turner Marker
Inscription. Captain William Turner with 145 men surprised and destroyed over 300 Indians encamped at this place May 19, 1676.
 
Location. 42° 36.75′ N, 72° 32.917′ W. Marker is in Gill, Massachusetts, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Mohawk Trail and Riverview Drive on Mohawk Trail. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gill MA 01354, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waterfowl Migration (approx. 0.4 miles away); Songbirds (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nature's Puzzle (approx. 0.4 miles away); Factory Hollow (approx. half a mile away); The View from the French King Bridge (approx. 2.8 miles away); Leavitt-Hovey House 1797 (approx. 3.1 miles away); Town of Greenfield (approx. 3.2 miles away); Capt. William Turner (approx. 3.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansPatriots & Patriotism
 
Captain William Turner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 23, 2013
2. Captain William Turner Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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