“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Henry Hays Lockwood


Henry Hays Lockwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 5, 2000
1. Henry Hays Lockwood Marker
Inscription. Cadet West Point 1832-6; Lieutenant U.S. Army 1836-7; Professor of Mathematics U.S.N. 1841—99. Brigadier General U.S.V. 1861-5; Naval Academy 1845-61 and 1866-71.

One of the founders of the Naval Academy, his life’s best years were devoted to its service, his memory lives in history.
Location. 38° 59.23′ N, 76° 29.398′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on Ramsay Drive. Touch for map. His grave marker is located in the U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery. He is one of the few persons buried there that graduated from the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Marker is in this post office area: Annapolis MD 21402, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Husband Edward Kimmel (here, next to this marker); Jeannette Arctic Exploring Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); Evolutions of Strawberry Hill (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Classes of 1958 and 1959 Memorial Plaza (approx. ¼ mile away); Sons of the Revolution (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sampson Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mahan Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Naval School (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
Categories. EducationWar, US Civil

Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 74 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on September 9, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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