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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 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 MonumentsNorth Andover - Boxford town line marker

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Granite boundary marker used for identifying the town line.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NewEnglandHiker

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/19/2012

last visited: 11/11/2012

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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 Monuments1906 Survey Stone Boundary Marker - Monson, MA / Stafford Springs CT

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This stone marks the boundary between Connecticut and Massachusetts along Route 32.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/27/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsHistoric Quarter Section Monument - Medford, Oregon

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Historic survey marker in Medford's Alba Park

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 11/25/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments"South Magnetic" meridian - Frederick, MD

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One of two stones set in 1896 to establish a true meridian line for property surveys.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/22/2012

last visited: 6/1/2013

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMethuen, Mass./Salem, NH State Line Along Route 28

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State line at the northern terminus of MA 28 which becomes NH 28 at this point. Is located right next to a Bank of America ATM room which may be split between the 2 states; did not take observations on that. Marker is along MA-28 and NH-28.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nwrgeek

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/18/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsVT-MA Boundary 1896

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Stone monument placed during an 1896 survey of the VT-MA boundary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Vermont

date approved: 11/12/2012

last visited: 8/23/2014

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsState Route 21- Mt Victory, Ohio

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This marker is located on N Main St. (State Route 31) at the Mount Victory town boundry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/11/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsVT-NH-MA Corner Monument

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The 1897 boundary reference monument for VT/NH/MA intersection, which is offset 582 feet from the actual tripoint sunk in the Connecticut River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Vermont

date approved: 11/11/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMass-Conn State Line Monument between Dudley, MA and Thompson, CT

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This granite boundary monument marks the Massachusetts-Connecticut state line between Dudley, Massachusetts and Thompson, Connecticut. The marker was set in 1906 and is located along the Quinebaug Rail Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kenmore

location: Connecticut

date approved: 10/18/2012

last visited: 10/12/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsEastham Corner 1 1887, UT0676 - Eastham-Orleans, MA

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This broken stone marker is corner 1 for the towns of Eastham and Orleans, and according to the page for UT0676, the stone marker may have been in place since 1887.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/12/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMarker at Townsend, MA - Mason, NH at Route 124

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This stone marker is at the border of Townsend, Massachusetts and Mason, New Hampshire, along state route 124.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 9/25/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsJefferson Davis Highway Marker - Montgomery, Alabama

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This monument is located on the Atlanta Highway, as U.S. Highway 80 is named in this part of the city of Montgomery, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/21/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsUS-Canada Boundary marker 446

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Obelisk marking the northern border of the US from the Treaty of Washington. Set in 1842, renewed 1916.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NewEnglandHiker

location: Maine

date approved: 9/16/2012

last visited: 9/3/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNauvoo Survey Stone - Nauvoo, Illinois

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Survey stone marking the starting point in the lay out of the original town of Nauvoo.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/14/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsInitial Point Qualla Indian Boundary Survey - Maggie Valley, NC

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Disk marking the initial point of the survey establishing The Qualla Boundary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/8/2012

last visited: 11/26/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNewbury-Rowley boundary marker 7

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A granite post marking one point on the boundary line between the towns of Newbury and Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts. It is along the Refuge Road on Plumb Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NewEnglandHiker

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/26/2012

last visited: 7/5/2013

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsWashington DC Boundary Stone - North

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Stone post which marks the northernmost point of the District of Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/13/2012

last visited: 6/16/2013

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsVirginia Department of Highways Stone - Midlothian, VA

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This U.S. Historic Survey Stone is located right next to a VA Historical Marker and a church along U.S. route 60.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2012

last visited: 8/2/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMA-RI Border Marker at Route 152 - Seekonk, MA - East Providence, RI

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This marker is found at the border between Massachusetts and Rhode Island, on Route 152 that crosses the middle of Turner Reservoir along the border.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 8/2/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB 15 M Mile Marker - Canton, MA

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This mile marker on Washington Street in Canton marks 15 miles to Boston along one of the old "Bay Roads" of Massachusetts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/14/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsCharleston True Meridian Monument

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Set in 1849, to calibrate magnetic compasses, the Charleston True Meridian Monument was occupied by the South Carolina Geodetic Survey in 2010 as a control point (PID DM3242).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ljparr

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/30/2012

last visited: never

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