Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Old South Meeting House
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1964 by National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
Location. 42° 21.423′ N, 71° 3.512′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Milk Street, on the right when traveling north on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Corner Bookstore (within shouting distance of this marker); Boston Public Latin School (about Benjamin Franklin (about 400 feet away); Electric Fire Alarm System 1852 (about 400 feet away); Welcome to Boston's Old City Hall (about 400 feet away); The Parker House (about 400 feet away); Public Latin School (about 400 feet away); The Ice King, the Castle Captain, and the She-Merchant (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
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Also see . . .
1. Old South Meeting House. Details of the Freedom Trail from the City of Boston website. (Submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Old South Meeting House. (Submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. "Historic Paul Revere bell finds New Home at Boston's Old South Meeting House"::. There are only 46 (known) Paul Revere bells yet existing. This one is now back in service. (Submitted on June 13, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
4. "Revere" Bells:. This includes: "Paul Revere Bells" (only 46 are known to yet exist) - made at Paul Revere Foundry before his death --and-- those (Submitted on October 15, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,008 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.