Otis in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Gen. Henry Knox Trail
General Henry Knox
in the winter of
1775 – 1776
to deliver to
General George Washington
the train of artillery
from Fort Ticonderoga used
to force the British Army
to evacuate Boston.
Erected by the Commonwealth
of Massachusetts 1927
Marker series. This marker is included in the General Henry Knox Trail marker series.
Location. 42° 10.698′ N, 73° 2.662′ W. Marker is in Otis, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Otis Road (Massachusetts Route 23) and West Shore Road, on the left when traveling south on E. Otis Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Otis MA 01253, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Congregational Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Otis Veterans Monument (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 5.9 miles away); The New Boston Inn (approx. 6.1 miles away); New Boston Tolland Honor Roll (approx. 6.9 miles away); In Memory of Gordon Hall (approx. 6.9 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 8½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Otis.
Categories. • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
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