Northfield in Franklin County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
1630 - 1930
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers marker series.
Location. 42° 41.347′ N, 72° 27.525′ W. Marker is in Northfield, Massachusetts, in Franklin County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 10) just from Maple Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northfield MA 01360, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. King Philip's Hill (approx. one mile away); Indian Council Fires (approx. 1.9 miles away); Nathanial Dickinson House (was approx. 1.9 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Captain Richard Beers (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lieut. Ebenezer Sheldon's Fort (approx. 3 miles away); Deacon Ebenezer Sheldon's Fort (approx. Burke Fort (was approx. 4.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Bernardston Veterans Monument (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northfield.
Also see . . . Tercentenary Commission. Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on May 21, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 750 times since then. Last updated on October 9, 2011, by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 20, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.