Oxford in Worcester 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° 6.532′ N, 71° 51.959′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Route 12 and Huguenot Road, on the left when traveling south on State Route 12. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford MA 01540, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Johnson Massacre (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Maanexit Ford (approx. 1.4 miles away); Clara Bartonís Birthplace (approx. 3.3 miles away); Chaubunagungamaug (approx. 4.4 miles away); Dr. Robert H. Goddard Park (approx. 6.9 miles away); Indian Village Pakachoag Worcester (approx. 9.5 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
Also see . . .
1. Historical Markers Erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission (1930). Historical markers erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony. 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 31, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
2. The Huguenot Society of America. The Society collects and preserves documents relating to Huguenot history and genealogy; hosts luncheons and receptions; publishes books; presents lectures; and maintains a library of books, monographs, manuscripts, and materials on the Huguenot experience. (Submitted on June 6, 2011, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian •
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