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Lanesborough in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Rockwell Road To Greylock

 
 
The Rockwell Road To Greylock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
1. The Rockwell Road To Greylock Marker
Inscription.
1907
The Rockwell Road
To Greylock
Built in 1906-7 by the county commissioners of Berkshire. Named for Francis W. Rockwell of Pittsfield, one of the original Greylock commissioners appointed in 1898 by Governor Roger Wolcott, and chairman from 1910 to 1925.
Erected in 1933 by the Greylock Commissioners
 
Location. 42° 32.872′ N, 73° 13.108′ W. Marker is in Lanesborough, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Rockwell Road and Quarry Road, on the right when traveling north on Rockwell Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lanesboro MA 01237, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Mount Greylock State Reservation (approx. half a mile away); Lanesborough Remembers (approx. 2 miles away); Jonathan Smith (approx. 2 miles away); The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough (approx. 2.1 miles away); Adams Overlook: A Town Tied to the Mountain (approx. 6.6 miles away); The First Inter-Collegiate Baseball Game (approx. 6.6 miles away); On This Spot (approx. 6.6 miles away); Bascom Lodge (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lanesborough.
 
Regarding The Rockwell Road To Greylock.
The Rockwell Road To Greylock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
2. The Rockwell Road To Greylock Marker
The Rockwell Road takes you to the summit of Mount Greylock, tallest peak in Massachusetts.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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