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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsThe Boston Stone - Boston, MA

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According to some sources, thisstone mounted on the side of a building, named the "Boston Stone," was for a time used as the origin point for distances from Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/5/2011

last visited: 6/28/2010

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBrookline-Boston Corner at Commonwealth Ave and St. Mary's St

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A corner of both the cities of Boston and Brookline, Massachusetts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 2/5/2007

last visited: 2/5/2007

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoston-Brookline Line at the Riverway

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A short stone in the Fens showing the boundary between Brookline and Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/24/2006

last visited: 11/24/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments8 Miles to Boston

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A milestone for an old road traveling by Harvard University to Boston, Massachusetts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/5/2008

last visited: 11/4/2009

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoston 4 Miles/Route 9

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A milepost from before the Revolutionary War to Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/17/2006

last visited: 10/20/2009

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoundary Mark - Olmsted Park - Boston - Brookline, MA

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On a stone and cement bridge over the Muddy River there is an inscribed line, and survey mark that defines the boundary between the city of Boston and the town of Brookline.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/3/2009

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsCambridge-Watertown 5 - Middlesex County, Massachusetts

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This stone marker separating Cambridge from Watertown is by Mount Auburn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/6/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsArlington-Cambridge 7 WM - Middlesex County, MA

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This witness mark and a line in the asphalt of the Minuteman Rail Trail nearby marks the city boundary between Cambridge and Arlington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/30/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N 18 - Boston, Suffolk Co. - Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts

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This marker is along Beacon Street, next to the sidewalk, and near a rail fence, with a view of Chestnut Hill Reservoir across the street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/20/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N 17 - Boston, Suffolk Co., and Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts

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This marker,for the border between Boston and Newton, along Beacon Street, is in front of a yellow house and has a view of the Chestnut Hill Reservoir across the street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/19/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N 2 - Brookline, Norfolk Co. - Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts

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This marker that is a post is located between two houses on Middlesex Road in Brookline.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/20/2012

last visited: never

Image for B-N 16 Boston, Suffolk Co. - Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusettsview gallery

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N 16 Boston, Suffolk Co. - Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts

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This marker, one of several along Beacon Street with a view of the Chestnut Hill Reservoir, sits along the sidewalk and under tall brush.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/19/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N 15 - Boston, Suffolk Co. - Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts

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This square marker at ground level marks a corner between the cities of Boston and Newton, near the intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Chestnut Hill Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/19/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N-13 - Boston (Suffolk Co.)-Newton (Middlesex Co.) Corner, Boston College - Massachusetts

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This corner stone between the cities of Boston and Newton is within the campus of Boston College, along a path that passes around the Silvio O. Conte Forum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/11/2012

last visited: never

Image for B-N 7 - Corner of Boston, Suffolk Co. and Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusettsview gallery

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N 7 - Corner of Boston, Suffolk Co. and Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts

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This stone marker is well within the campus of Boston College, on the a slope above the main road and surrounded by dormatory buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/19/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMilton/Quincy Town Border Marker - Squantum St.

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A stone marker delineating the border between Quincy, MA and Milton, MA on Squantum St.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member tdblalock

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/15/2010

last visited: never

Image for Boston (Suffolk Cty) - Brookline (Norfolk Cty) - 100view gallery

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoston (Suffolk Cty) - Brookline (Norfolk Cty) - 100

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This marker between Boston and Brookline marks the southernmost point of Brookline

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/24/2018

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsHyde Park - Boston Boundary Marker - Boston, MA

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This stone marker, now fully in the city of Boston, marked the old boundary between Boston and the former town of Hyde Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 2/18/2009

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoston 7 Miles/Route 9

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A worn roadstone along an old path to Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/28/2006

last visited: 4/9/2006

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMilton/Hyde Park Town Border Marker - Fairmount Ave.

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A granite post marking the town border between Hyde Park, MA (now part of Boston) and Milton, MA on Fairmount Ave.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member tdblalock

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/14/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsWinchester-Woburn Line at Pond St/Lake Ave

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A town boundary stone between Woburn and Winchester in Massachusetts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/9/2006

last visited: 9/9/2006

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoston [Suffolk Co.] - Dedham [Norfolk Co.] - Massachusetts

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The corner between the city of Boston, Suffolk County, and Dedham, Norfolk County, is literally embedded in a corner of the boundary wall to a cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/23/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsLynn-Nahant Line

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A stone at the Lynn-Nahant line (perhaps a witness mark).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/2/2007

last visited: 3/28/2007

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMilton-Quincy 6 - Milton-Quincy, MA

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This stone marker northwest of a reservoir and within the Blue Hills Reservation marks the boundary between the city of Quincy and town of Milton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/13/2019

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBoston (Suffolk County) - Milton (Norfolk County) 4 Witness Mark

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This marker, a surveyed witness mark, marks the line as it crosses from land to the Neponset River, where the theoretical corner of Boston and Milton is located.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/24/2018

last visited: never

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