Wallington in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
Topics and series. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American. In addition, it is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1938.
Location. 40° 51.125′ N, 74° 6.995′ W. Marker is in Wallington, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Blvd. and Paterson Avenue, in the median on Union Blvd.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wallington NJ 07057, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bergen Trolley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Acquacknonk Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Alexander – Lord Stirling (approx. ¼ mile away); Acquackanonk Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away); The Blanchard House (approx. 0.3 miles away); George Washington (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); General John J. Pershing (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wallington.
Related markers.list of markers that are related to this marker. About 1,000 of these markers were made and distributed throughout the country.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 13, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 480 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 13, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.