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

America's Hometown

Plymouth

 

—Massachusetts —

 
America's Hometown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 17, 2014
1. America's Hometown Marker
Inscription. The Pilgrams landed in Plymouth, America's Hometown, in December 1620. Covering 102 square miles, it is the largest town in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Plymouth's shoreline stretches 37 miles along Cape Cod Bay and with its boundaries lay 365 freshwater lakes and ponds. Plymouth has Sister City relationships with Plymouth, England and Shichigamama, Japan
 
Location. 41° 57.484′ N, 70° 39.754′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is on North Street near North Street and North Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth MA 02360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Massasoit (here, next to this marker); James Cole (within shouting distance of this marker); Pilgrim Memorial State Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Plymouth Rock (within shouting distance of this marker); National Day of Mourning (within shouting distance of this marker); First Burying Ground of Mayflower Passengers (within shouting distance of this marker); Gurnet Fortifications (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Coles Hill (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Shorelines of Plymouth image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 17, 2014
2. Shorelines of Plymouth
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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