1630 - 1930
Indian region called Natascot, a fishing station as early as 1622 settled by the Puritans 1630. Name changed to Hull 1644.
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° 18.141′ N, 70° 54.396′ W. Marker is in Hull, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on the lawn of the Hull Public Library. Marker is in this post office area: Hull MA 02045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Boyle O'Reilly (here, next to this marker); John Boyle O'Reilly House (a few steps from this marker); Lt. William Haswell House (a few steps from this marker); British Marine Burial Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Independence (approx. ¼ mile away); Strangers Corner (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bernice James DePasquali (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gold Star Mothers Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hull.
Also see . . .
1. Historical Markers Erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission (1930). Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on September 10, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
2. Hull, Massachusetts at Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on October 9, 2011, by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. Photos: 1. submitted on September 11, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts. 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.