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New Bedford in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Bourne Warehouse

1887

 
 
Bourne Warehouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 24, 2017
1. Bourne Warehouse Marker
Inscription.
A fine example of late 19th century commercial architecture, this warehouse was erected in front of the Andrew Robeson mansion and housed an auction business selling everything from antique furniture to ships. WHALE acquired the building in 1875 and sold it to owners who restored it.

Building the Future on the Best of the Past

 
Erected by Waterfront Historical Area League.
 
Location. 41° 38.153′ N, 70° 55.465′ W. Marker is in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on N 2nd Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 N 2nd Street, New Bedford MA 02740, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abijah Hathaway House (within shouting distance of this marker); Signs of the Time (within shouting distance of this marker); New Bedford Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); The Andrew Robeson House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Benjamin Rodman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War’s First Black Regiment
Bourne Warehouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 24, 2017
2. Bourne Warehouse Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Custom House-Customary Duty (within shouting distance of this marker); Heroes of Fort Wagner (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bedford.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Bourne Warehouse image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 24, 2017
3. Bourne Warehouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 106 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 25, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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