Cambridge in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
These Cannon Were Abandoned
when they evacuated
City of Boston
March 17, 1776
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 42° 22.581′ N, 71° 7.279′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Garden Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located on the Cambridge Common. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cambridge MA 02138, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington’s General Orders (here, next to this marker); Gen. Casimir Pulaski (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Thaddeus Kosciuszko (a few steps from this marker); Washington Elm (a few steps from this marker); Old Charlestown – Watertown Path (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church Way to Charlestown (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,439 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.