Brookfield

Brookfield (HMWW8)

Location: West Brookfield, MA 01585 Worcester County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 13.122', W 72° 7.178'

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1630 — 1930

Settled in 1660 by men from Ipswich on Indian lands called Quaboac. Attacked by Indians in 1675. One garrison house defended to the last. Reoccupied twelve years later.
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HM NumberHMWW8
Series This marker is part of the Massachusetts: Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series
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Year Placed1930
Placed ByMassachusetts Bay Colony-Tercentenary Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 737736 N 4678075
Decimal Degrees42.21870000, -72.11963333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 13.122', W 72° 7.178'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 13' 7.32" N, 72° 7' 10.68" W
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Area Code(s)508, 413
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-236 E Main St, West Brookfield MA 01585, US
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