Settled by Amerindians by 2nd mill. BCE; Norsemen may have landed here in 1003; Europeans fished here in 16th cen.; Plymouth Colony established by English in 1620; played key role in Revolution; was intellectual center of nation until mid-19th cen.

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42.4072110° N, 71.3824370° W  map

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  1. Overview of Massachusetts ← you are here
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  3. Historic Sites and Landmarks in Massachusetts (4,212)

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Massachusetts, USA