Charlestown in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Court of the Assistants
Governor John Winthrop
and members of the Massachusetts Bay Company
organized the Court of Assistants
forerunner of the
Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 42° 22.325′ N, 71° 3.715′ W. Marker is in Charlestown, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Winthrop Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown MA 02129, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charlestown Training Field/Winthrop Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Great House (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam/Korean Conflict Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); City Square: (within shouting distance of this marker); The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old North Church Deacon Larkin House (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Charlestown Training Field/Winthrop Square (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlestown.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on September 3, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. 3. submitted on August 30, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.