Palmer in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
George Washington Memorial Highway
1732 ----- 1932
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list.
Location. 42° 9.642′ N, 72° 21.118′ W. Marker is in Palmer, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker is at the intersection of Wilbraham Street (U.S. 20) and Calkins Road, on the right when traveling east on Wilbraham Street. The top of the marker features a relief of George Washington's profile. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Palmer MA 01069, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 3.8 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (1933-1941) (approx. 5.9 miles away); Steerage Rock Indian Hill (approx. 8.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away); Hitchcock Free Academy (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palmer.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. See another marker for the George Washington Memorial Highway.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,458 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 11, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.