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Newport in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Brenton Point State Park

 
 
Brenton Point State Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
1. Brenton Point State Park Marker
Inscription.
Governor Philip W. Noel
Lt. Governor J. Joseph Garrahy
Director Dennis J. Murphy, Jr.
Sen. Erich A. OD. Taylor, President
Sen. Robert J. McKenna
Mayor Humphrey J. Donnelly, III

Committee
Chairman James Thomson Douglas
Agnes R. Curtis
Councilman Robert O. Beattie
Councilman Richard S. Phelps
Robert R. Coulombe
Donato F. DAndrea
Rep. James F. Mahoney
Delphine H. Washburn
Edwin W. Connelly
George F. Howarth – Landscape Architect

 
Location. 41° 27.019′ N, 71° 21.177′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is on Ocean Drive, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in Brenton Point State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Rocky Shore (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); EqyptAir Flight 990 Memorial (about 500 feet away); S/V Marques (about 500 feet away); RI Pilots of Brenton Reef Pilot Station (about 500 feet away); Brenton Point Maritime Memorial (about 500 feet away); Portuguese Navigators Monument
Brenton Point State Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
2. Brenton Point State Park Marker
(about 600 feet away); Portuguese Navigators: Pioneers in Maritime Exploration (about 600 feet away); Missing at Sea May 7, 2007 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newport.
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Marker on Ocean Drive image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
3. Marker on Ocean Drive
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 477 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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