Rockport in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Cannon from the U.S.S. Constitution
"Old Ironsides" Was
Presented to the Sandy
Bay Historical Society
By Descendants of The
First Settler, Richard
Tarr, and Dedicated
August 20, 1931
Location. 42° 39.523′ N, 70° 36.873′ W. Marker is in Rockport, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Mt. Pleasant Street (Massachusetts Route 127A) and Broadway, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located next to the Sandy Bay Yacht Club at the end of Rockport's T-Wharf. Marker is in this post office area: Rockport MA 01966, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Town Wharves (here, next to this marker); Rockport World War I & II Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harvey Park (about 600 feet away); Bear Skin Neck (about 600 feet away); Old Stone Fort (about 700 feet away); The First Settlers of Sandy Bay (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old First Parish Burying Ground (approx. 0.4 miles away); Benjamin Tarr House (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rockport.
Also see . . . Sandy Bay Historical Society. Sandy Bay was the original name (Submitted on September 28, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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