Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
John Hancock Residence
Erected 1737. Removed 1863.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 42° 21.445′ N, 71° 3.863′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Beacon St just from Park St, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on right side of the entrance gate at the west stairs to the Massachusetts State House. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Sculptor (within shouting distance of this marker); The Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to Robert Gould Shaw and the Massachusetts 54th Regiment (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Arrival of the Frigate Arbella (about 400 feet away); Mary Dyer (about 500 feet away); Huguenots, Women, and Tories (about 600 feet away); Boston Common (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Boston Common (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 22, 2012, by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 567 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 22, 2012, by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. 3, 4. submitted on July 23, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.