Salisbury in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Robert Pike Homestead
Near by stood the house built in 1639 by Robert Pike, a leader in civil and military affairs who represented Salisbury for thirty-seven years in the general court.
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° 50.5′ N, 70° 51.6′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Lafayette Rd. and Beach Rd., on the right when traveling north on Lafayette Rd.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury MA 01952, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Meetinghouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Large Packet Ship Dreadnought (approx. 1.9 miles away); Newburyport Sailor's Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Coast Guard Bicentennial Marker (approx. 2 miles away); Watts' Cellar (approx. 2.1 miles away); Newburyport Firehouse Center (approx. 2.1 miles away); The 1873 Train Wreck (approx. 2.1 miles away); Market Square Tea Burning (approx. 2.2 miles away).
1. Massachusetts Tercentenary Marker Publication
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. click for more information.
— Submitted July 13, 2016, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.
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