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Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial

 
 
Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 29, 2016
1. Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial Marker
Inscription. Gun recovered from USS Maine sunk in the harbor Havana Cuba February 15, 1898
 
Location. 43° 39.9′ N, 70° 14.425′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Eastern Promenade and Vesper Street, on the right when traveling east on Eastern Promenade. Click for map. Marker is located in Fort Allan Park. Marker is in this post office area: Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Portland Maine Fort Allen Park GAR memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Portland Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Cleeves Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles F. Eastman (approx. 0.4 miles away); Portland Observatory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Home of Amos NoŽ and Christiana Williams Freeman (approx. half a mile away); Reverend William I. Reese (approx. half a mile away); Joseph Coffin Boyd (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Portland.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-AmericanWaterways & Vessels
 
Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 29, 2016
2. Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial Marker
Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 29, 2016
3. Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial Marker
Additional marker at the site that describes the USS Maine
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 121 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 31, 2016.
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