Cape Elizabeth in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Portland Head Light
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark
Erected 2002 by American Society Of Civil Engineers.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the ASCE Civil Engineering Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1852.
Location. 43° 37.383′ N, 70° 12.467′ W. Marker is in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Shore Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cape Elizabeth ME 04107, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lighthouse Bicentennial (a few steps from this marker); Coast Guard Day (a few steps from this marker); Annie C. McGuire Shipwreck Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (within shouting distance of this marker); Portland Head Light (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Eagle 56 (PE-56) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Eagle-56 (PE-56) (about 300 feet away); Civilian Conservation Corps (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Elizabeth.
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