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Lancaster in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Wickapickit Brook and Bridge

Pronounced wee-wee-pee-kee

 
 
Wickapickit Brook and Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Darren Brosseau, May 4, 2019
1. Wickapickit Brook and Bridge Marker
Inscription.  Nearby as early as 1814 stood the Wickapickit Mill by 1870 it was the Phelps Saw and Grist Mill many bridges were built here in 18th and 19th centuries as this was the early mail road to Brattleborough but spring floods often took the bridges away
 
Erected by Lancaster Historical Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 42° 29.311′ N, 71° 42.879′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is on Main Street (Route 117). located at Bartlett Pond/ Robert Former Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster MA 01523, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Johnny Appleseed (approx. 2 miles away); Johnny Ro Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rowlandson Rock (approx. 3.1 miles away); Lancaster (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Drake Home and the Underground Railroad (approx. 3.3 miles away); Site of Mary Rowlandson’s Capture
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(approx. 3.3 miles away); World War ll Vietnam Korean War Memorial (approx. 3˝ miles away); Site of Second Meeting House (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2019, by Darren Brosseau of Fitchburg, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 125 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 4, 2019, by Darren Brosseau of Fitchburg, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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