Castine in Hancock County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Line of Argyle Street
Upon the explosion of the Tory refugees - September-October, 1784, a number of dwellings on this street were removed to St. Andrews, New Brunswick, where the were rebuilt and still stand.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1780.
Location. 44° 23.312′ N, 68° 47.884′ W. Marker is in Castine, Maine, in Hancock County. Marker is on Main Steet, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 Main Street, Castine ME 04421, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort George & the Penobscot Expedition (approx. 0.3 miles away); Burial Place of British officers, (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort George (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Pownall (approx. 5½ miles away); Fort Pownall, 1759-1775 (approx. 5½ miles Fort Point State Park (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Home of a Hero / La maison d'un héros (approx. 7½ miles away); Eggemoggin Reach History (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castine.
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