Cape Porpoise in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
The Battle of Cape Porpoise (Goat Island)
This tablet was erected August 8, 1921.
Erected 1921 by Maine State Council, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
Location. 43° 21.949′ N, 70° 25.868′ W. Marker is in Cape Porpoise, Maine, in York County. Marker is on Pier Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is at a scenic lookout adjacent to the parking lot at the end of Pier Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 77 Pier Road, Cape Porpoise ME 04014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors MemorialVatican Pavilion Sculpture (approx. 2˝ miles away); The Seashore Trolley Museum (approx. 4.1 miles away); Rachel Carson (approx. 6 miles away); Civil War Soldiers Monument (approx. 8.2 miles away); World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away).
Also see . . . The Revolutionary War Battle of Cape Porpoise, Maine. (Submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 721 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.