Knox Trail Marker (Main Street/Around the corner from The Tavern)

Whipping Around Westfield- A Self-Guided Walking and Biking Tour

Knox Trail Marker (Main Street/Around the corner from The Tavern)

Westfield, Massachusetts 01085, United States

Created By: Westfield Historic Commission

Point of Interest Details

Number 8 of 26 markers in Massachusetts to commemorate General Henry Knox's transport of artillery from Fort Ticonderoga to Cambridge.

THROUGH THIS PLACE PASSED
GENERAL HENRY KNOX
IN THE WINTER OF
1775 - 1776
TO DELIVER TO
GENERAL GEORGE WASHINGTON
AT CAMBRIDGE
THE TRAIN OF ARTILLERY
FROM FORT TICONDEROGA USED
TO FORCE THE BRITISH ARMY
TO EVACUATE BOSTON
ERECTED BY THE COMMONWEALTH
OF MASSACHUSETTS 1927

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