Oak Bluffs in Dukes County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Soldiers' Memorial Fountain
Erected in honor of the Grand Army of the Republic
by Charles Strahan
Co. B, 21st Virginia Regiment
F C & L
Henry Clay Wade Post G.A.R. No 201
"The Chasm is Closed"
In memory of the restored Union this tablet is dedicated by Union Veterans of the Civil War and patriotic citizens of Martha's Vineyard in honor of the Confederate Soldiers.
Erected by Henry Clay Wade Post 201, Grand Army of the Republic.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the The Grand Army of the Republic series list.
Location. 41° 27.429′ N, 70° 33.369′ W. Marker is in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts, in Dukes County. Memorial is at the intersection of Seaview Avenue and Lake Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Seaview Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Bluffs MA 02557, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Flying Horses Carousel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Clay & Brick Bathhouse (about 400 feet away); The Martha's Vineyard Camp Meeting Association Tabernacle (approx. ¼ mile away); Cottagers' Corner (approx. ¼ mile away); The Lawton Cottage (approx. ¼ mile away); Wesleyan Grove (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Bishop Gilbert Haven Cottage (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Powell House (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oak Bluffs.
Also see . . . Oak Bluffs Memorial Fountain restoration information (pdf). (Submitted on July 21, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 21, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.