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Hubbardton in Rutland County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Hubbardton Battle Monument

 
 
Hubbardton Battle Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
1. Hubbardton Battle Monument Marker
Inscription.
The only battle
fought in Vermont
during the Revolution

Right side of Monument:
This monument erected by citizens of Hubbardton and vicinity July 7, 1859

Back of Monument:
Hubbardton Battle fought on this ground July 7, 1777

Bottom of Back:
Restored by the State of Vermont 1991
Gawet Marble & Granite Inc.

Left side of Monument:
Col. Warner Commanded.
Col. Francis was killed.
Col. Hale was captured.
The Green Mountain Boys fought bravely.
 
Erected 1859 by Citizens of Hubbardton and vicinity.
 
Location. 43° 41.705′ N, 73° 8.319′ W. Marker is in Hubbardton, Vermont, in Rutland County. Marker is on Monument Hill Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5696 Monument Hill Road, Castleton VT 05735, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Hubbardton (a few steps from this marker); Germans Arrive, Americans Retreat (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Park (within shouting distance of this
Right Side of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
2. Right Side of Monument
marker); The Selleck Cabin (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); British Flank Near Mt. Zion (about 600 feet away); Monument Hill Charge (about 600 feet away); Dawn Attack (approx. 0.2 miles away); Slate Pencil Manufacturing (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hubbardton.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This series of markers tell the story of the Battle of Hubbardton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site. One of the most successful rear guard actions in American history, the Battle of Hubbardton was the only Revolutionary War battle fought entirely in Vermont. (Submitted on July 16, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Hubbardton. The American Rebels Stem the Tide. A detailed account of the battle, published by the Vermont Division of Historic Preservation. (Submitted on July 16, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. The Battle of Hubbardton, July 7, 1777 at Hubbardton, Vermont. The American Revolutionary
Back of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
3. Back of Monument
War website. (Submitted on July 16, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable EventsNotable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Bottom of Back of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
4. Bottom of Back of Monument
Left Side of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
5. Left Side of Monument
Hubbardton Battle Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
6. Hubbardton Battle Monument Marker
The Hubbardton Battle Monument is located on Monument Hill Road near where the fiercest fighting occurred.
Hubbardton Battle Monument Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
7. Hubbardton Battle Monument Marker
The Hubbardton Battle Monument is one of the oldest battle monuments in the country.
Hubbardton Battlefield Historic Site Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 12, 2008
8. Hubbardton Battlefield Historic Site
The monument is located in front of the Visitor Center at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,346 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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