“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Hadley in Hampshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)


1630 - 1930

Hadley(Northampton Town Line) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Russell C. Bixby, May 19, 2011
1. Hadley(Northampton Town Line) Marker
Inscription.  Indian land called Norwottock. Settled in 1650 by families from Hartford. The Regicides Generals Goffe and Whalley were concealed for fifteen years in the Pastor's house.
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers marker series.
Location. 42° 20.259′ N, 72° 36.966′ W. Marker is in Hadley, Massachusetts, in Hampshire County. Marker is on Russell Street (Massachusetts Route 9). Route 9 West near Northampton town line at Calvin Coolidge Memorial Bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hadley MA 01035, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cornet Joseph Parsons (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pulaski Park (approx. 1.6 miles away); Upper Main Street (approx. 1.6 miles away); Town Center (approx. 1.6 miles away); West Main Street
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(approx. 1.6 miles away); Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hatfield (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Florence Eagles (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Also see . . .  Tercentenary Commission Markers. Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on May 21, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.) 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansWar, French and Indian

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 757 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on October 11, 2011, by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. Photo   1. submitted on May 19, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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