Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Ebenezer Hancock House
A Designated Boston Landmark
This is one of the few downtown residences surviving from the late 18th century. From 1798 to 1963 the country’s oldest continuously run shoe store occupied the building’s first floor.
Erected by The Boston Landmarks Commission, City of Boston.
Location. 42° 21.692′ N, 71° 3.414′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Marshall Street and Creek Square, on the right when traveling north on Marshall Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on the route of Boston's Freedom Trail. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Green Dragon Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Union Oyster House (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Adams (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Faneuil Hall (about 600 feet away); a different marker also Faneuil Hall (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of the Telephone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bunch of Grapes Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Boston Massacre (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
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