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St. Inigoes in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

USS Tulip Monument

 
 
USS Tulip Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 23, 2011
1. USS Tulip Monument Marker
Inscription. In Memory of Those Who Perished in the Explosion of the U.S.S. Tulip, November 11, 1864

A Sacrifice of Lives In Discharge of Duty and in the Interest of Achieving Peace and Scientific Advance.

Erected June 15, 1940 ~ Under an Act of Congress of the United States of America June 15, 1937
 
Erected 1940 by The U. S. Congress.
 
Location. 38° 9.731′ N, 76° 25.436′ W. Marker is in St. Inigoes, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker can be reached from Cross Manor Road. Click for map. The monument is at the end of a grassy lane running north from Cross Manor Road just east of the gates of Cornwaleys' Cross Manor. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Inigoes MD 20684, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Tulip Disaster (here, next to this marker); Disaster at Ragged Point (a few steps from this marker); The Union's Defense (a few steps from this marker); St. Ignatius Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); John LaFarge, S.J. (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Manor of Cornwaleys’ Cross
USS Tulip Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 23, 2011
2. USS Tulip Monument Marker
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Mattapany Street (approx. 1.5 miles away); Fear of War, People of Peace (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in St. Inigoes.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
USS Tulip Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 23, 2011
3. USS Tulip Monument Marker
USS Tulip Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 23, 2011
4. USS Tulip Monument Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 370 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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