North Square

North Square (HMW2Y)

Location: Boston, MA 02113 Suffolk County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 21.813', W 71° 3.206'

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Here in North Square
Lived Paul Revere and his wife
Rachel Revere for whom this overlook is named
Here lived Major Pitcairn
of the soldiery
occupying Boston in 1775
Governor Thomas Hutchinson
Sir Harry Frankland
William Clark

The alarm that British troops
were marching to Concord
to seize Patriot stores
was given by Paul Revere

Many men of North Square
and its neighborhood
joined the Boston Tea Party
at Griffin's Wharf
and threw the tea overboard

This public open space built
and this tablet erected
by the Boston Park Commission
HM NumberHMW2Y
Year Placed1946
Placed ByHon. James M. Curley, Mayor of Boston; William P. Long, Chairman, Park Commission; Theodore G. Haffenreffer, Frank R. Kelly, Park Commissioners
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 5:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 330907 N 4692184
Decimal Degrees42.36355000, -71.05343333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 21.813', W 71° 3.206'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 21' 48.78" N, 71° 3' 12.36" W
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Area Code(s)617
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 210 North St, Boston MA 02113, US
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