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

Sewall's Bridge

First Pile Bridge in America

 
 
Sewall's Bridge DAR Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marc Belanger, May 15, 2014
1. Sewall's Bridge DAR Marker
Inscription. Designed and Built By Major Samuel Sewall 1761 Placed by Maine Daughters of the American Revolution and Old York Chapter 1932
 
Erected 1932 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 43° 8.211′ N, 70° 39.609′ W. Marker is in York, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Lindsay Road and Organug Road on Lindsay Road. Touch for map. Located in landscaped triangular median. Marker is in this post office area: York ME 03909, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Federal Highway Administration Murrah Building Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); "Beware The Savage Rocks" (approx. 3.9 miles away); "Nubble Light House" (approx. 3.9 miles away); Kittery Maine USS Thresher (SSN 593) Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away); Kittery Maine War Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away); Fort William and Mary Commeration Marker (approx. 5.2 miles away in New Hampshire); William and Mary Raids (approx. 5.3 miles away in New Hampshire); New Castle Congregational Church (approx. 5.4 miles away in New Hampshire).
 
More about this marker.
Sewall's Bridge ASCE Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marc Belanger, May 15, 2014
2. Sewall's Bridge ASCE Marker
Attached to a rock. Located to Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Marker.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial EraMan-Made Features
 
View of markers in grass triangle. image. Click for full size.
By Marc Belanger, May 15, 2014
3. View of markers in grass triangle.
Sewall's Bridge crossing York River image. Click for full size.
By Marc Belanger, May 15, 2014
4. Sewall's Bridge crossing York River
<i>Sewalls Bridge, York, Maine</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard Image by the Detroit Publishing Co., 1908
5. Sewalls Bridge, York, Maine
Image courtesy of the Library of Congress.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2017, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 9, 2017, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts.   5. submitted on September 11, 2017. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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