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South Williamstown in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

South Williamstown Five Corners

 
 
South Williamstown Five Corners Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 3, 2018
1. South Williamstown Five Corners Marker
Inscription.

Site of first cabin built by
Isaac Stratton in 1762; first
tavern, built by Samuel Sloan
in 1767; town meetings in second
story hall built by John
Jordan in early 1830's.

 
Erected by Williamstown Bicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 39.645′ N, 73° 14.47′ W. Marker is in South Williamstown, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Cold Spring Road/New Ashford Road (U.S. 7) and Green River Road/Hancock Road (Massachusetts Route 43), on the left when traveling south on Cold Spring Road/New Ashford Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 New Ashford Road, Williamstown MA 01267, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ulysses Franklin "Frank" Grant (approx. 3.9 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); Early Williamstown House (approx. 3.9 miles away); War and Veterans Memorial (approx. 4 miles away); 1753 House (approx. 4 miles away); Site of First Meeting House (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 4 miles away); World Wars Memorial (approx. 4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
South Williamstown Five Corners Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 3, 2018
2. South Williamstown Five Corners Marker
 South Williamstown Community Association History. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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