Raynham in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Site of the First Successful Iron Works in the Old Colony
Erected 1950 by Daughter and Grandaughter of last owner.
Location. 41° 54.844′ N, 71° 3.706′ W. Marker is in Raynham, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on South Main Street (Massachusetts Route 104) 0.1 miles north of King Philip Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker tablet mounted to a large boulder within a small roadside park. Marker is in this post office area: Raynham MA 02767, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial for Soldiers against Terrorism (approx. 1.6 miles away); First School House (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Burial Ground (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Site of the First House in Norton Winneccunnett Pond Area (approx. 5.1 miles away); King Philip's Cave (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Old Bay Road (approx. 7 miles away); Anawan Rock (approx. 7.4 miles away).
Additional keywords. Raynham, Massachusetts, Plymouth Colony, iron works
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2015, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2015, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.