Norwich in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15, 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 41° 32.175′ N, 72° 4.946′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Crescent Street and Broadway, on the left when traveling south on Crescent Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich CT 06360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Slater Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); William Ashby McCloy (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cristoforo Colombo Monument (about 300 feet away); John F. Slater The Shattuck Building (about 300 feet away); Norwich Soldier’s Monument (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.