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Meriden in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

U.S.S. Maine Memorial

 
 
U.S.S. Maine Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 8, 2010
1. U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Inscription.
In Memoriam
U.S.S. Maine
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15, 1898

This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
 
Location. 41° 32.18′ N, 72° 47.859′ W. Marker is in Meriden, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Catlin Street, on the right when traveling west on East Main Street. Click for map. Located on the steps of Meriden City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 142 East Main Street, Meriden CT 06450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abraham Lincoln (here, next to this marker); Meriden Soldiers Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Cristoforo Colombo (within shouting distance of this marker); Meridenís Traffic Tower (approx. 0.3 miles away); Center Congregational Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Meriden World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); City of Meriden's World War I Roll of Honor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Meriden.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
U.S.S. Maine Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 8, 2010
2. U.S.S. Maine Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 868 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on March 9, 2017.
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