North Truro in Barnstable County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
The Steamship Portland
With 176 persons aboard
Sank with No Survivors
About Seven Miles Out To
Sea From This Station
At Cape Cod Light
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This Memorial Dedicated November 27, 1948
By The Surviving Members
Of The Portland Associates
President John A. Thornquist
Historian Edward Rowe Snow
Location. 42° 2.357′ N, 70° 3.739′ W. Marker is in North Truro, Massachusetts, in Barnstable County. Marker can be reached from Highland Light Rd 0.2 miles east of S Highland Rd. Located at the base of the Highland Lighthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27 Highland Light Rd, North Truro MA 02652, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cape Cod Highland Lighthouse (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Here Today Gone Tomorrow (about 500 feet away); Truro Highlands Historic District (about 600 feet away); The Highland House (about 700 feet away); MacMillan Wharf (approx. 6.4 miles away); Sons of Provincetown (approx. 6½ miles away); Rose Dorothea (approx. 6½ miles away); Provincetown AIDS Memorial (approx. 6½ miles away).
Also see . . . Highland Light. (Submitted on October 25, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 43 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. 3. submitted on October 25, 2019. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.