In 1998, Doherty Playground was granted Landmark status and placed on the National Register of Historic Places through the efforts of the Friends of Doherty Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Horticulture & Forestry.
Location. 42° 22.908′ N, 71° 4.088′ W. Marker is in Charlestown, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Bunker Hill St 0.1 miles west of Mead St, on the right when traveling east. Marker is on the left side of the south entrance
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Charlestown Heights (within shouting distance of this marker); Bunker Hill Burying Ground (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Line of Rail Fence and Grass Protection (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Rail Fence and Grass Line (approx. half a mile away); United States Gate (approx. half a mile away); The Breastwork (approx. half a mile away); New Hampshire Gate (approx. half a mile away); North-East Corner of the Redoubt (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlestown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2012, by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on May 20, 2012, by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.