Sheffield in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Given to Sheffield in 1937 for a Public Park
John Hall Barnard
In Memory Of
Gen. J.G. Barnard
Dr. F.A.P. Barnard
Former President of Columbia University
Location. 42° 6.749′ N, 73° 21.106′ W. Marker is in Sheffield, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 7) and Miller Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sheffield MA 01257, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sheffield World War I Monument (a few steps from this marker); Sheffield World War II Monument (a few steps from this marker); World War II Memorial Trees (a few steps from this marker); Cast Steel Bell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Parish Church Clock (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post 340 Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Reconstruction of 1854 Covered Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Here Stood the Big Elm (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sheffield.
Regarding Barnard Park. General John Gross Barnard (1815-1882), was a Union brigadier general and career engineering
Also see . . . Dr. F.A.P. Barnard on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 26, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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