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

First Meetinghouse in Hopkinton

 
 
First Meetinghouse in Hopkinton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, May 30, 2011
1. First Meetinghouse in Hopkinton Marker
Inscription.
Near this spot stood
the first
Meetinghouse
in Hopkinton
Built in       Removed in
  1724         1830  



 
Erected 1911 by the First Congregational Church.
 
Location. 42° 13.759′ N, 71° 31.108′ W. Marker is in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the Hopkinton town green, just before the intersection of Main Street and Hayden Rowe Street. Marker is in this post office area: Hopkinton MA 01748, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Bay Path (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); "Flame of the Marathon Run" (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Old Connecticut Path (approx. 5.3 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 5.3 miles away); Site of Eames Massacre (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 6.5 miles away); Pike Haven Homestead (approx. 6.8 miles away); Adin Ballou Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopkinton.
 
Also see . . .  A Brief Historical View
View of Town Green from Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, May 30, 2011
2. View of Town Green from Main Street
. From a Town of Hopkinton annual town meeting handout, 1976. (Submitted on November 27, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 248 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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