Groton in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
1630 - 1930
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1655.
Location. 42° 36.428′ N, 71° 34.195′ W. Marker is in Groton, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Main Street (Massachusetts Route 119), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Groton MA 01450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Parker House (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Tinker / John Shattuck (approx. 1.7 miles away); Camp Stevens Muster Ground (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Revolutionary TavernDunstable (approx. 4.7 miles away); American Revolution Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Shirley Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Old Parsonage (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Groton.
Also see . . . Tercentenary Commission Markers. Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on June 27, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
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