Cambridge in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
These Cannon Were Abandoned
when they evacuated
City of Boston
March 17, 1776
Location. 42° 22.581′ N, 71° 7.279′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Garden Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Cambridge Common. Marker is in this post office area: Cambridge MA 02138, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington’s General Orders (here, next to this marker); Gen. Casimir Pulaski (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Thaddeus Kosciuszko (a few steps from this marker); Washington First Took Command (a few steps from this marker); Old Charlestown – Watertown Path (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Way to Charlestown (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
Categories. • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
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