1630 - 1930One mile to the southwest, off the North Brookfield Road, Edward Hutchinson's company seeking a parley with the Nipmucs was ambushed by Indians August 2, 1675, and more than half were slain. Captain Hutchinson died from his wounds. Captain Thomas Wheeler was wounded but escaped.
|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, October 10th, 2014 at 5:46pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 737784 N 4691007|
|Decimal Degrees||42.33500000, -72.11375000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 20.1', W 72° 6.825'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 20' 6.00" N, 72° 6' 49.50" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||413, 508, 774|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1244-1340 Barre Rd, New Braintree MA 01531, US|
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