Lincolnville in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Lincolnville War of 1812 Cannon
was stationed at
Lincolnville beach for the
protection of this village
during the War of 1812
this original location
on May 18, 1957
by Edwin W. Kibbe
who gave it to the people
of the Town of Lincolnville
Erected 1957 by Town of Lincolnville.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War of 1812. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1820.
Location. 44° 16.964′ N, 69° 0.482′ W. Marker is in Lincolnville, Maine, in Waldo County. Memorial is on Atlantic Highway (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles north of Beach Road (Maine Route 173), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincolnville ME 04849, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. French's Beach (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lincolnville's Town House (approx. 4.4 miles away); Near this Site in 1770 (approx. 5 miles away); Lincolnville Center (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mount Battie Memorial Tower (approx. Edna St. Vincent Millay (approx. 5.1 miles away); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 5.7 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincolnville.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 891 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.