Sturbridge in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
The Old Burial Ground
1740 - 1894
Revolutionary War Veterans
Gates a 1920 gift of
Mrs. Joseph Fiske,
Gates restored in 2001 by
the Town of Sturbridge
William Gray Fiske Family,
Lt. Henry Fiske.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1794.
Location. 42° 6.466′ N, 72° 4.827′ W. Marker is in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is on Main Street (Massachusetts Route 131) east of Haynes Street/Maple Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sturbridge MA 01566, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Center School (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lt. Charles J. Collins USAAC (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Soldier's Monument (within shouting distance The Sturbridge Common (within shouting distance of this marker); Revere Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); 1771 Publick House Historic Inn & Country Lodge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sturbridge Honor Roll War Memorial (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sturbridge.
Also see . . . An historical sketch of Sturbridge, Mass., from its settlement to the present time (Clark, 1838). (Submitted on June 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.