June 17th 1775, the Battle of Bunker Hill was lost to the British. The British wanted to take over the land surrounding Bunker Hill. And even though they lost, it helped motivate them to keep fighting . The Bunker Hill Monument was fully constructed in 1842 and officially opened to the public a year later.
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First off, thank you for all the messages about BOSTON! I had several suggestions and took you guys up on a few of them! Boston is a city filled with so much history. As much as I love learning about American history and everything our country has been through to make it what it