South Sanford in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Site Of Tavern
Site of tavern at which in 1797 Louis Philippe, King of France, accompanied by his two brothers the Duke De Montpensier and Count De Beaujolais, and Tallerand, afterward the noted French Diplomatist stopped on their way from Portsmouth N.H. to Portland, Me.
Lafayette stopped here in 1825.
Erected by Benapeag Chapter D.A.R of Sanford, Me.
Erected by Benapeag Chapter D.A.R.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Exploration. A significant historical year for this entry is 1797.
Location. 43° 24.448′ N, 70° 44.115′ W. Marker is in South Sanford, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Patriot Lane, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sanford ME 04073, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sanford Maine Thomas Goodall Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); Sanford Maine War Memorial Flagpole (approx. 2.9 miles away); Sanford Maine War Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); North Berwick Veterans Memorial (approx. 7 miles away); North Berwick State of Maine Veterans Memorial (approx. 7 miles away); Wallingford Hall (approx. 9.7 miles away); Lafayette Elm Site (approx. 9.8 miles away); The Storer Residence / La Résidence Storer (approx. 9.8 miles away).
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