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We stopped at Concord just before visiting Lexington.
So Lexington appeared to be a "deja vu". If we had stopped at Lexington before Concord then Concord would have seemed like the clone.

So we spent only a quick half-hour touring and photographing through the car window for the most part.

Wikipedia info: 31000 residents in 11000 households with 40% families.
Average household income (two workers) was an impressive $100000 annually.

Tourist sights --- Battle Green, Old Belfry, Revolutionary Monument, Buckman Tavern, National Heritage Museum, Old Depot

official website is: http://ci.lexington.ma.us/

ZIPCODE 02420 and 02421 is Lexington (Middlesex County)
042-26-45N 071-13-30W
42.445, -71.225
Area Code 617

interesting facts

The prepared militia man is the prevelant symbol of the town of Lexington.
It is seen in the city seal which proudly proclaims "what a glorious morning for America" and it is on the badges of government officials. The police department motto is "ever ready".

Famous Lexingtons:
Sam Adams (American Revolution)
Carl Everett (Red Sox baseball, famous triple plays... Everett,Tinkers,Chance)

  • Last visit to Lexington: Jun 2003
  • Intro Updated Oct 12, 2008
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