New Marlborough in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
New Marlborough: The Stagecoach Era
Erected 1976 by New Marlborough Bicentennial Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1834.
Location. 42° 7.341′ N, 73° 13.832′ W. Marker is in New Marlborough, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is on Hartsville-New Marlboro Road (Massachusetts Route 57) east of New Marlborough-Monterey Road, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located on the village green, directly in front of the Old Inn. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 134 134 Hartsville-New Marlboro Road, Great Barrington MA 01230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elihu Burritt (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Town MeetingGen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 4 miles away); Barnard Park (approx. 6.3 miles away); Sheffield World War I Monument (approx. 6.3 miles away); Sheffield World War II Monument (approx. 6.3 miles away); World War II Memorial Trees (approx. 6.3 miles away); Off-World Incident (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Marlborough.
Also see . . . Stagecoach Sustained Commerce and Communication in 1800s. Badger & Porter’s Stage Register of 1827, which contained a listing of routes, fares, and timetables for all New England stages, identified 26 stage routes within and through Connecticut. These included daily service (except Sundays) between Danbury and Norwalk, New Haven and Hartford, and Hartford and Albany. (Submitted on July 19, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 17, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.