Cape Ann Settlement
Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary
Here in 1628 Gov. Roger Conant by wise diplomacy averted bloodshed between contending factions one led my Myles Standish of Plymouth the other by Capt. Hewes A notable exemplification of arbitration in the beginnings of New England
Placed by the Citizens of Gloucester 1907
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission.
Location. 42° 36.291′ N, 70° 40.724′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Hough Street. Touch for map. Marker is located about 500 feet from the Welcoming Center at Stage Fort Park in Gloucester Mass, embedded in a huge granite boulder. Marker is at or near this postal address: Hough Street, Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Settlement of Cape Ann (a few steps from this marker); Stage Fort Fisherman's Field (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Revolutionary War Memorial
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 11, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.