Connecticut Gate

Connecticut Gate (HMC8V)

Location: Boston, MA 02129 Suffolk County
Buy Massachusetts State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 42° 22.565', W 71° 3.608'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
June 17, 1775

He who brought us over still sustains us.

Connecticut American Revolution Bicentennial Commission

South Marker:
General Israel Putnam of Connecticut helped decide to fortify the Charleston peninsula and with Captain Thomas Knowlton commanded Connecticut's forces. Captain Knowlton's company held the rail fence and helped to cover the colonial retreat from the redoubt.
HM NumberHMC8V
Placed ByConnecticut American Revolution Bicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 5:35am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 330389 N 4693589
Decimal Degrees42.37608333, -71.06013333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 22.565', W 71° 3.608'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 22' 33.90" N, 71° 3' 36.48" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)617, 781, 857
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7 Monument Sq, Boston MA 02129, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?