Swansea in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Site of Jonathan Barney - Mason Barney Shipyard
Dedicated to their memory by
Algernon H Bell • Carolyn Bell Fenley • Constance Bell Falconer
Erected 1979 by Town of Swansea.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 41° 46.344′ N, 71° 17.111′ W. Marker is in Swansea, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Providence Road and Barneyville Road, on the right when traveling east on Old Providence Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Swansea MA 02777, 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. Myles Garrison House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Miles (Myles) Bridge (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Orleans Manufacturing Co. (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vietnam Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away in Rhode Island); Liberty Tree Palmer River Pound (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Middle Passage (approx. 3 miles away in Rhode Island); Site of Original Oak Swamp Church (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swansea.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 9, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. 2. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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