1775 ——- 1975On this hill the Continental militia fought heroically on June 17, 1775. Protected by an earth and timber redoubt laid out by Colonel Richard Gridley, the Army's first chief engineer, the Americans killed or wounded nearly half of the attacking British force. The defenders ran out of gunpowder on the third assault and withdrew.
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 8:19am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 330285 N 4693647|
|Decimal Degrees||42.37658333, -71.06141667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 22.595', W 71° 3.685'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 22' 35.70" N, 71° 3' 41.10" W|
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|Area Code(s)||617, 781, 857|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1 Laurel St, Boston MA 02129, US|
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