Duxbury in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
America's Oldest Maintained Cemetery
Erected 1977 by American Cemetery Association.
Location. 42° 1.515′ N, 70° 41.251′ W. Marker is in Duxbury, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Chestnut Street and Pilgrim By Way. Marker is located in the Myles Standish Burying Ground. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Duxbury MA 02332, 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. Site of The First Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Brig Independence (approx. 2.2 miles away); The National Monument to our Forefathers (approx. 4½ miles away); Welcome to Pilgrim Memorial State Park (approx. 4.7 miles away); America’s Hometown at the Heart of Plymouth County Daniel Webster Tablet (approx. 4.7 miles away); Old Marshfield Training Field (approx. 4.7 miles away); Pilgrim Memorial State Park (approx. 4.8 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 747 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.