Machias in Washington County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Built in 1770
Hannah Weston Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Erected by Hannah Weston Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 44° 42.852′ N, 67° 27.574′ W. Marker is in Machias, Maine, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Maine Route 192) and Free Street, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Machias ME 04654, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Permanent English Settlement in Machias Bay (here, next to this marker); The Machias River (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Naval Battle of the American Revolution (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Libby Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Burnham Tavern History.
2. Naval Battle off Machias, Maine.
3. Varney's History of Machias, Maine (1886).
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