Lexington in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
House of Jonathan Harrington
who wounded on the Common
April 19, 1775
dragged himself to the door
and died at his wife’s feet.
Friend of the
of the law
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1779.
Location. 42° 27.011′ N, 71° 13.846′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Harrington Road and Bedford Street (Massachusetts Route 225), on the left when traveling east on Harrington Road. Marker is located across the street from the Lexington Green, at the northeast corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington MA 02420, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battle Green (a few steps from this marker); First Teachers' College (within shouting distance of this marker); Cambridge Farms (within shouting distance of this marker); Buckman TavernBattle of Lexington Monument (about 300 feet away); Lexington Green (about 300 feet away); This Flag Pole (about 300 feet away); Memorial to the Lexington Minute Men (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Lexington. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. Battle at Lexington Green, 1775. The Start of the American Revolution and the "shot heard round the world." from EyeWitness to History.com. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
3. The Battle of Lexington. 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 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,725 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.