Bayport in Washington County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
In memory of the 200th
anniversary of the
American Revolution and
the freedoms for which
it was fought.
May they always be.
Hesley Jensen Post 491
American Legion and friends
Beneath this monument is
a vault of memoirs to be
opened in the year 2076
Erected 1976 by Hesley Jensen Post 491 American Legion and friends.
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 45° 1.239′ N, 92° 46.845′ W. Marker is in Bayport, Minnesota, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street North (State Highway 95) and 4th Avenue North, on the left when traveling north on 3rd Street North. Marker is at Bayport City Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bayport MN 55003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lake St. Croix Samuel Bloomer (approx. 2 miles away); Washington County Courthouse (approx. 2½ miles away); Washington County Public Land Donation (approx. 2½ miles away); Minnesota Territory 1849 – 1858 / Washington County Takes Shape (approx. 2½ miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (approx. 2½ miles away); Civil War Flank Howitzer (approx. 2½ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 4, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 725 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 4, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.