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

Gen. Henry Knox Trail

 
 
Gen. Henry Knox Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 31, 2016
1. Gen. Henry Knox Trail Marker
Inscription.
Through this place passed
General Henry Knox
in the winter of
1775 – 1776
to deliver to
General George Washington
at Cambridge
the train of artillery
from Fort Ticonderoga used
to force the British Army
to evacuate Boston.

Erected by the Commonwealth
of Massachusetts 1927

 
Erected 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
Gen. Henry Knox Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 31, 2016
2. Gen. Henry Knox Trail Marker
(approx. 6.1 miles away); 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. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Otis.
 
Categories. Notable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Gen. Henry Knox Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 31, 2016
3. Gen. Henry Knox Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 6, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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