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Dedham in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Powder House

 
 
The Powder House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, circa 2011
1. The Powder House Marker
Inscription.  The Powder House Built by the Town 1766
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 42° 15.192′ N, 71° 10.601′ W. Marker is in Dedham, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on Ames Street, on the left when traveling north. Located up a hill on the side of the street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dedham MA 02027, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedham Boat Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Dedham (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fairbanks House (approx. 0.8 miles away); 54th Infantry - 55th Infantry - 5th Cavalry (approx. 2.6 miles away); Boston Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Boston Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Rear Admiral John Ancrum Winslow Memorial (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dedham.
 
The Powder House image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, 2011
2. The Powder House
The Powder House image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, 2011
3. The Powder House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 7, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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Oct. 21, 2020