1630-1930In 1687 Major Appleton of Ipswich made a speech on this rock denouncing the tyranny of the Royal Governor, Sir Edmund Andros. A watch was stationed on the hill to give warning of any approach of the Crown Officers.
|Series||This marker is part of the Massachusetts: Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series|
|Placed By||Massachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 1:14pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 334676 N 4703999|
|Decimal Degrees||42.47070000, -71.01108333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 28.242', W 71° 0.665'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 28' 14.52" N, 71° 0' 39.90" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||617, 781, 978, 339|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 27-39 Appleton St, Saugus MA 01906, US|
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