Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Boxer and Enterprise
Erected by Jordan's Meats.
Location. 43° 39.9′ N, 70° 14.383′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker can be reached from Eastern Promenade Trail. Touch for map. The marker is in Fort Allen Park. Marker is in this post office area: Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Arctic Campaign Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Portland Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Portland Maine Fort Allen Park GAR memorial George Cleeves Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Charles F. Eastman (approx. 0.4 miles away); Portland Observatory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tug Stamford Propeller (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portland.
Regarding Boxer and Enterprise. The battle actually took place in an area about 50 miles from Portland, closer to Bristol, Maine.
Categories. • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Last updated on August 15, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.