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Auburn in Androscoggin County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Bonney Park

 
 
Bonney Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Peter Linehan, June 5, 2006
1. Bonney Park Marker
Inscription. In Memory of Rodney “Rocky” Bonney. Auburn police officer Rodney “Rocky” Bonney died in the line of duty attempting to rescue a youth from these frigid waters. April 06, 1981. “In Valor There is Hope”
 
Location. 44° 5.538′ N, 70° 13.5′ W. Marker is in Auburn, Maine, in Androscoggin County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (Maine Route 136). Touch for map. The park is on the bank of the Androscoggin River along a hiking trail and at the terminus of a restored railroad bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Auburn ME 04210, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cities of the Androscoggin ( a few steps from this marker); Lewiston Maine Civil War Memorial ( approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Androscoggin River
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroes
 
View of the Park image. Click for full size.
By Peter Linehan, June 5, 2006
2. View of the Park
View of the river walk near the monument. image. Click for full size.
By Peter Linehan, June 5, 2006
3. View of the river walk near the monument.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2007, by Peter Linehan of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,325 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 28, 2007, by Peter Linehan of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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