Frank's Tour

Fiske Hill III

Fiske Hill III

AT THIS WELL
APRIL 19, 1775
JAMES HAYWARD OF ACTON
MET A BRITISH SOLDIER
WHO RAISING HIS GUN SAID
YOU ARE A DEAD MAN
AND SO ARE YOU REPLIED HAYWARD
BOTH FIRED THE SOLDIER
WAS INSTANTLY KILLED
& HAYWARD MORTALLY WOUNDED

The well where the unfortunate event between James Hayward and a British soldier occurred is approximately 100 feet (~30.5 meters) from the house foundation.. The well itself is slightly left and slightly behind the stone plaque and is marked by a ring of stones.


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