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Duxbury in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of Second Meeting House

 
 
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By Brian Connors, October 19, 2020
1. Site of Second Meeting House Marker
Inscription.  

Site of second meeting house
1700 1785
40 x 33 x 17

Ministers
John Robinson 1702 1738
Samuel Veazie 1738 1750
Charkes Turner 1755 1775
Zedekiah Sanger 1776 1786
Town of Duxbury 1939
 
Erected 1939 by Town of Duxbury.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial Era.
 
Location. 42° 1.537′ N, 70° 41.239′ W. Marker is in Duxbury, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is on Pilgrim By-Way north of Chestnut Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Duxbury MA 02332, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Welcome to the Old Burying Ground, c. 1632-1787 (a few steps from this marker); Captain Myles Standish (within shouting distance of this marker); America's Oldest Maintained Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Stones of John and Priscilla Alden (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of First Church (within
Site of Second Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Connors, October 19, 2020
2. Site of Second Meeting House Marker
Near the marker are stones that mark the meeting house's dimensions.
shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to the Old Burial Ground, c. 1632-1787 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Nook Gate (approx. half a mile away); The Beginning of the Bradford House (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Duxbury.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 23, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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