Liberty Tree

Liberty Tree (HM11UQ)

Location: Rehoboth, MA 02769 Bristol County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 48.416', W 71° 15.292'

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During the American Revolution, a large white oak called "the Liberty Tree" stood near this place, which was then near the edge of a field. Beacons warning of trouble in Rhode Island could be seen by watchers at nearby Horton's Signal. After receiving an alarm from watchmen, Rehoboth's minutemen assembled here before responding to British attacks.
HM NumberHM11UQ
Placed ByRehoboth Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 10:25pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 312688 N 4630798
Decimal Degrees41.80693333, -71.25486667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 48.416', W 71° 15.292'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 48' 24.96" N, 71° 15' 17.52" W
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Area Code(s)508, 774
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 169 Brook St, Rehoboth MA 02769, US
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