Colonel Ezekiel Howe, a member of the Howe family that began the Wayside Inn, received these Marching Orders during the American Revolution. More information Find this Pin and more on Wayside Events in January by Longfellow's Wayside Inn .
Colonel Ezekiel Howewas with the Sudbury men . They were directed to the North Bridge, to reach which they must pas s ColonelBarrett's house. Upon noticing the British about there, Colonel Howeexclaimed, "If any blood has been shed, not one of the rascals shall escape."