Site of West Hoosac Fort

Site of West Hoosac Fort (HM28EW)

Location: Williamstown, MA 01267 Berkshire County
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N 42° 42.851', W 73° 12.668'

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Built in March 1756, as westernmost stockade
and blockhouse to protect Massachusetts
from French and Indian attack.
Defended on July 11, 1756 despite the
scalping of three soldiers.
HM NumberHM28EW
Placed ByWilliamstown Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 at 4:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 646483 N 4730627
Decimal Degrees42.71418333, -73.21113333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 42.851', W 73° 12.668'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 42' 51.06" N, 73° 12' 40.08" W
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Area Code(s)413
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1120 Main St, Williamstown MA 01267, US
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