Lincoln in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Josiah Nelson House
Erected by Minute Man National Historical Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 42° 27.007′ N, 71° 16.386′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker can be reached from Battle Road, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located in Minute Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln MA 01773, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Nelson Jr. House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thorning Boulder (about 400 feet away); Minute Man Visitor Center (about 500 feet away); April 19, 1775-The Dawn of Revolution (approx. 0.2 miles away); Whittemore House (approx. ¼ mile away); Paul Revere Capture Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); End of Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Capture of Paul Revere (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
More about this marker. The bottom of the marker contains a 1900 photograph of the Josiah Nelson House, which burned down in 1908.
Also see . . .
1. Minute Man National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on April 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Concord. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on May 7, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,085 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 5. submitted on May 24, 2021, by Brandon Stahl of Fairfax, Virginia.