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Massachusetts has a long, storied history, from the heyday of the Native American tribes up until today. Historical markers abound in this state, documenting the tales that have taken place in this land.
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Massachusetts Historical MarkersSudbury Fight - Sudbury, MA

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An historical marker relating an event that occurred during the King Philip's War in Sudbury.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: 9/23/2005

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersVillage of the Agawam Indians - Springfield, MA

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An historical marker relating an event that occurred at the beginning of the King Philip's War in Springfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersGoddard Rocket Launching Site - Auburn

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The Goddard Rocket Launching Site is located on a golf course in Auburn.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersSudbury - Sudbury, MA

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An historical marker concerning the settlement of Sudbury.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersSteerage Rock - Brimfield, MA

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Steerage Rock historical marker on the town common in Brimfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersAgawam - Ipswich Marker - Ipswich, MA

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An historical marker concerning the early residents of Ipswich.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersDerne Street - Boston, MA

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For once, an explanation of what the street is named after - named to honor William Eaton and the Battle of Derna.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersLeonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge - Boston, MA

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This viewpoint behind the Spaulding Rehabilitation Center provides nice views of two brdiges, the tall Leonard P. Zakim Bridge that carries I-93, and the Boston and Maine Railroad Bascule Bridges, both over the Charles River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/1/2011

last visited: 9/9/2012

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThe Lock Gate Houses - Boston, MA

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This sign by the Charles River Basin explains the history of the old and new dam and locks, as well as the Craigie Bridge and viaduct also visible.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/1/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThe Site of the Bunch of Grapes Tavern - Boston, MA

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This plaque of the Bunch of Grapes Tavern, marks the site where the first chartered Masonic Lodge in the New World started and the plans for Marietta, OH, were made.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/1/2011

last visited: 5/9/2013

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThe Site Of The Old Fort - Springfield, MA

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The site of the Old Fort, where Springfield settlers took refuge during the attack on on Springfield in 1675.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/15/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersFirst Casualties of the King Phillip's War - Springfield, MA

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Lieutenant Thomas Cooper and Constable Thomas Miller were the first casualties of the King Phillip's War in Springfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/13/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersHatfield - Hatfield, MA

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Marker on Elm Street in Hatfield, Massachusetts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/27/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersParsons Tavern Location - Springfield, MA

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George Washington stayed overnight at Parsons Tavern twice.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/21/2011

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersShays' Rebellion - Springfield, MA

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Shays' Rebellion, 1786–87, was an armed insurrection by farmers in Western Massachusetts against the government.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/21/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersBirthplace of the United States Coast Guard - Newburyport, MA

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A granite marker, buoy and bell in Waterfront Promenade Park near the harbor in Newburyport mark the site of the launch of the first Coast Guard Vessel.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/4/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersEunice Williams - Greenfield, MA

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Eunice Williams - victim of the Deefield Massacre.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/30/2011

last visited: 5/12/2012

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersHolyoke Heritage State Park Kiosk - Holyoke, MA

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This marker provides a short history of the industry that used to be active along the canal, here, and the Visitors' Center nearby presents the story in a little more detail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersHalfway Area Historical Sign, Mt. Holyoke - Hadley, MA

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This sign is located at the halfway area, along the mountain road to the summit of Mt. Holyoke, is next to an open shed and explains that this was part of an old funicular that went to the hotel at the summit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersFort Sewall - Marblehead, MA

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Fort Sewall marker is on Front St and Fort Sewall Terrace.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Memorial Highway - West Springfield, MA

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Plaque on Memorial Avenue marks the George Washington Memorial Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/15/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Memorial Highway - Agawam, MA

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Plaque on Main and Federal Streets marks the George Washington Memorial Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/15/2011

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersFort Gilbert - West Brookfield MA

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Located on North Main St near it's intersection with Sheldon Dr in West Brookfield

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/15/2011

last visited: 5/28/2011

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersMain Arsenal - Springfield Armory - Springfield, MA

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This sign is located next to one of the buildings of the Springfield Armory states the importance of this building to the city and tries to explain the difference between Armory and Arsenal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/10/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersCity Hall Plaza - Boston, MA

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This sign in a kiosk by Boston's City Hall describes City Hall Plaza and includes the history all the way back to when the area was known as Scollay Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/9/2011

last visited: never

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