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Anawan Rock

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MPS  Rehoboth MRA
Address  Rehoboth, MA 02769, USA
Added to NRHP  6 June 1983
NRHP Reference #  83000619
Year built  1676
Anawan Rock
Location  Rehoboth, Massachusetts
Architectural style  The rock is large and shaped like a dull dager
Similar  Hornbine School, Carpenter Museum, Hockomock Swamp, Profile Rock, Dighton Rock

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Anawan Rock is a colonial historic site in Rehoboth, Massachusetts. It is a large dome of conglomerate rock (puddingstone) located off Winthrop Street (U.S. Route 44) in a wooded site reached by a short footpath. The site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.


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On August 28, 1676, Captain Benjamin Church and his group of colonial soldiers captured Anawan, the War Chief of the Pocasset People. He was an old man at the time, and a chief captain of Metacomet, who had been captured and killed by the colonists two weeks earlier. The capture of Anawan marked the final event in King Philip's War.


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