Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Springﬁeld Armory National Historic Site
The “trace” (sunken roadway) to the right, is the former Hay Road, which led to a meadow at the base of the hill where hay was once cut.
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 42° 6.45′ N, 72° 34.992′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker can be reached from Federal Street. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the Springfield Armory. The entrance is on Federal Street. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield MA 01105, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Master Armorer's House (within shouting distance of this marker); Commanding Officer's House (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Arsenal (about 400 feet away, measured in Armory Fence (about 800 feet away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shays’ Rebellion (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hessian Encampment (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
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