Watts' Cellar

Watts' Cellar (HMWBU)

Location: Newburyport, MA 01950 Essex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 48.707', W 70° 52.239'

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1630 - 1930

Near this spot was "Watts Cellar," a landmark before the settlement of Newbury in 1635. An excavation used for the storage of fish by fishermen who visited the New England coast.
Series This marker is part of the Massachusetts: Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series
Year Placed1930
Placed ByMassachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 10:56pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 347059 N 4741611
Decimal Degrees42.81178333, -70.87065000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 48.707', W 70° 52.239'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 48' 42.42" N, 70° 52' 14.34" W
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Area Code(s)978
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 Merrimac St, Newburyport MA 01950, US
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