1630 - 1930Moswetuset Hummock was the seat of Chickatawbut, Sagamore of the Massachusetts Indians; adjoining were their planting grounds. "Massachusetts" means "at the Great (Blue) Hills." With Chickatawbut Governor Winthrop made a treaty which was never broken.
|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||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 7:55am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 333217 N 4683686|
|Decimal Degrees||42.28756667, -71.02295000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 17.254', W 71° 1.377'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 17' 15.24" N, 71° 1' 22.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||617, 857|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 321-355 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy MA 02171, US|
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