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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 MonumentsSurvey Stone Boundary Marker - Suffield, CT and Agawam, MA

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This stone marks the boundary between Connecticut and Massachusetts along Route 75.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 11/22/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsSurvey Stone Boundary Marker - Enfield, CT and East Longmeadow, MA

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This stone marks the boundary between Connecticut and Massachusetts along Route 220.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 11/22/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments100 To Ph / 184 to P - Lemoyne, PA

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Mile marker noting the distance to Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, & Harrisburg, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsC-S-6 WM - Cohasset-Scituate 6 Witness Mark

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This stone monument is a witness mark that defines the boundary of Cohasset and Scituate, but it also is near where Bound Rock was located, which began a line that defined the boundary between Plymouth and Massachusetts Bay Colonies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/13/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY boundary marker at Corbetts Glen

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concrete boundary marker adjacent to the Corbetts Glen turnaround.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 11/6/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY boundary marker - 31F Eastbound

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Concrete boundary marker with the "NY" stamp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: 5/23/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY boundary marker 31F westbound

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Concrete boundary marker stamped "NY"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY boundary marker on Old Browncroft Rd

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Classic NY boundary marker, but this one is being swallowed by a tree!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments43 Miles to Philadelphia 19 Miles to Lancaster - Parkesburg, PA

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Another very old, 19th century historic mileage marker along the Lincoln Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments44 Miles to Philadelphia 18 Miles to Lancaster - Parkesburg, PA

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There is an old, late 19th century mile marker in front of Country Gardens Restaurant. This historic, stone marker has a twist: The mileage information is facing backwards, away from the road!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/22/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMeridian Marker - Rockingham County, NC

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The station was used to determine magnetic declination as part of a statewide magnetic survey

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member CurtJohnson

location: North Carolina

date approved: 10/11/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBerks/Lehigh County Line Marker

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Stone county line marker on the Berks and Lehigh County line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Litehaus

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/10/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsCollings-Knight Homestead Milestone #2 - Collingswood, NJ

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There are a couple of old milestone markers from the 1880s in back of this NRHP site in Collingswood, removed from their original location wherever they maybe, and stored here for safe keeping.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsCollings-Knight Homestead Milestone #1 - Collingswood, NJ

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There are a couple of old milestone markers from the 1880s in back of this NRHP site in Collingswood, removed from their original location wherever they maybe, and stored here for safe keeping.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBridgewater-Halifax-Middleboro Corner

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Located along the east bank of the Taunton River in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Marking the corner where the towns of Bridgewater, Halifax, and Middleborough meet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JASTA 11

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/5/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY Boundary marker on Rt 5 near 77

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concrete stone marker on the north side of Rt 5 west of Rt 77

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY Boundary marker at Hakes Rd

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Concrete boundary marker "NY"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: 3/18/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNY boundary marker on Rt 77 near Rt 5

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concrete NY boundary marker on Rt 77 near Rt 5

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBellingham Willamette Meridian Marker

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This monument marks the boundary of the Willamette Meridian, the local township, range and section. The marker was placed to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Land Ordinance of 1785

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hyperheidi

location: Washington

date approved: 9/21/2011

last visited: 4/13/2014

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsSixty Miles to Baltimore - Boonsboro. Maryland

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A perfectly placed stone post accurately surveys Baltimore as 60 miles away can be found on Route 40 - the National Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2011

last visited: 7/5/2013

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBOYLSTON-WEST BOYLSTON-1

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TOWN CORNER BOUND - BOYLSTON-WEST BOYLSTON-1

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ganuman

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/16/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsSTERLING-WEST BOYLSTON-1

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TOWN CORNER BOUND - S-WB-1

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ganuman

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/16/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments12 Mile Stone, Braintree MA (From Boston) 1727

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The 12 mile stone out of Boston on the old "Way" road, which was always Commercial St, but changed to Franklin in Quincy and on to Hancock St towards boston. One of the oldest roads in the US. This road goes from Boston to Plymouth.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member charlyv

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/14/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsBOYLSTON-STERLING-WEST BOYLSTON

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TOWN BOUND - BOYLSTON-STERLING-WEST BOYLSTON

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ganuman

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/11/2011

last visited: never

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