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

Converse Bridge

1640 1915

 
 
Converse Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ali Newton, April 22, 2015
1. Converse Bridge Marker
Inscription. Site of first bridge crossing the Aberjona River over against the Edward Converse House, also site of the King's Ford located at lower side of bridge from 1638 to 1845.
 
Location. 42° 27.148′ N, 71° 8.16′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Converse Place, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester MA 01890, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of First House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Symmes Farm (approx. 0.7 miles away); John Harvard's Land (approx. 1.2 miles away); Woburn (approx. 2.1 miles away); Molyneaux Circle (approx. 2.3 miles away); “Grandfather’s House” (approx. 2.6 miles away); Captain Isaac Hall Hitching Post (approx. 2.7 miles away); Captain Cooke’s Mill Lane (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Winchester.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial EraNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
Converse Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ali Newton, April 22, 2015
2. Converse Bridge Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Ali Newton of Boston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 235 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Ali Newton of Boston, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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