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Concord in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

British Soldier

 
 
British Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
1. British Soldier Marker
Inscription.  
19 April 1775
Near this site was buried
a British soldier of the
4th the King’s Own Regt. of Foot
fatally wounded at North Bridge

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 42° 27.693′ N, 71° 20.941′ W. Marker is in Concord, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Monument Street (Massachusetts Route 62), on the right when traveling north. Marker is located between Monument Square and Ct Ln. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Concord MA 01742, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Concord Massachusetts War Memorials (within shouting distance of this marker); First Town House (within shouting distance of this marker); Concord Massachusetts Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Concord Massachusetts Spanish American War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Concord Massachusetts World War I Honor Roll (about 300 feet away); On this Hill
Concord Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
2. Concord Marker
(about 400 feet away); Roger Brown (about 400 feet away); Jethro’s Tree (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
 
Also see . . .  The Battle of Concord. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
British Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
3. British Soldier Marker
The view in this photo is north, towards the North Bridge.
North Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 17, 2009
4. North Bridge
The British soldier buried near the marker was fatally wounded at the fighting at this bridge, located ½ mile north of the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,279 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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