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

Dunstable

1630 – 1930

 
 
Dunstable Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, June 14, 2011
1. Dunstable Marker
Inscription. Settled before 1673, a town in 1680, divided by the New Hampshire – Massachusetts boundary, the northern part becoming Nashua, New Hampshire in 1741.
 
Erected 1930 by the Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers marker series.
 
Location. 42° 41.039′ N, 71° 26.972′ W. Marker is in Dunstable, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Kendall Road (Massachusetts Route 113), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is located at the town line just as you leave Tyngsborough and enter Dunstable. Marker is in this post office area: Dunstable MA 01827, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mansion House (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wannalancet (approx. 3.4 miles away); a different marker also named Dunstable (approx. 4.3 miles away); Chelmsford (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Great Gate (approx. 6.7 miles away); "Francisí Folly" (approx. 6.7 miles away); Keepers of the Gate (approx. 7.2 miles away); Stele for the Merrimack (approx. 7.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
View Entering Dunstable from Tyngsborough image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, June 14, 2011
2. View Entering Dunstable from Tyngsborough

1. Wikipedia entry. An overview of the town today, plus some of its history. (Submitted on June 14, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.) 

2. Dunstable. Article about the town in A Gazetteer of the State of Massachusetts (Boston, 1890) by Elias Nason. (Submitted on June 14, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 14, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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