Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
David Glasgow Farragut
August 14, 1870
David Glasgow Farragut
in the United States Navy
Faithful and Fearless
Erected by Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.
Location. 43° 4.937′ N, 70° 44.346′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Maine, in York County. Marker is on Morris Avenue east of Issac Hull Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Maker is on the fence, in front of Quarters A and across Morris Avenue from the Shipyard Mall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kittery ME 03904, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shipyard Mall (within shouting distance of this marker); Building 86 (within shouting distance of this marker); New Park [New Shipyard Mall] (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Rice Public Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); USMC Memorial Marker (approx. 0.6 miles away); Province of Maine Marker Maine Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sloop Ranger Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.
More about this marker. The Shipyard is on Seavey Island which is north of the New Hampshire border in the Piscataqua River. It is accessible east of I-95 and US Highway 1 via NH 103 and the Stoddard Street Bridge. Visitors must identify themselves and obtain a pass and directions at the Yard's entrance gate, south of the bridge.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other markers relating to Admiral Farragut.
Also see . . . David Farragut. (Submitted on September 5, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,586 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 5, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.