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Kingston in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Brig Independence

 
 
The brig Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Chris Connors
1. The brig Independence Marker
Inscription. In the year 1776. The Brig Independence Set sail from Kingston's Jones River to protect the ships and coastline of Massachusetts.
 
Location. 41° 59.89′ N, 70° 42.625′ W. Marker is in Kingston, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is on River Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston MA 02364, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of The First Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); America's Oldest Maintained Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); The National Monument to our Forefathers (approx. 3.2 miles away); Massasoit (approx. 3.7 miles away); Pilgrim Memorial State Park (approx. 3.7 miles away); Plymouth Rock (approx. 3.7 miles away); Burial Hill (approx. 3.8 miles away); Alexander Scammell (approx. 3.8 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US RevolutionaryWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2015, by Chris Connors of Tisbury, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 173 times since then and 31 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 15, 2015, by Chris Connors of Tisbury, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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