Beverly in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Leader of the Old Planters
And Founder in 1626
Of Naumkeag (Salem)
Built His House Here in 1636
In the Southern Angle Of
A Two Hundred Acre Grant
He Lived Here Until His Death
November 19, 1679
Erected by the Roger Conant
Erected 1926 by the Roger Conant Family Association.
Location. 42° 33.941′ N, 70° 53.183′ W. Marker is in Beverly, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Cabot Street (Massachusetts Route 1A) and Roosevelt Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Cabot Street. Located in front of the Beverly, Massachusetts Memorial Building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 502 Cabot Street, Beverly MA 01915, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Balch House (approx. ¼ mile away); Planters Path to their Landing Place (approx. 0.4 miles away); Conant House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Beverly Vietnam War Memorial (approx. Beverly World War II Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Memorial Bell (approx. 1.3 miles away); Hale Farm (approx. 1.3 miles away); Beverly Korean War Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beverly.
Also see . . .
1. Salem's Founder. (Submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Roger Conant (Salem) on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,068 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.