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

William Field

 
 
William Field Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
1. William Field Monument
Inscription.

A pioneer in the
granite industry
of Quincy.

 
Location. 42° 15.484′ N, 70° 59.947′ W. Marker is in Quincy, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Cypress Avenue and Elm Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Monument is near the center of Mount Wollaston Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Sea Street, Quincy MA 02169, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Three Adams Brothers (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Vaughan Wells (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Domenico D’Alessandro (about 800 feet away); Etta M. Hutchins (about 800 feet away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
 
Also see . . .
1. Mount Wollaston Cemetery Self Guided Tour.
William Field is at location #13 on the cemetery tour
(Submitted on June 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. November 16, 1825: Quincy's Granite Industry Begins. (Submitted on June 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
William Field Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2018
2. William Field Monument

3. Granite Industry. (Submitted on June 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. History of the Granite Industry of New England (Brayley, 1913). (Submitted on June 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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