Easton in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
U.S.S. Maine and Spanish-American War Memorial
—1898 • 1902 —
Martyrs of the Maine
United States Soldiers
Sailors and Marines
of the Spanish-American War
Dedicated June 24, 1914
The projectile surmounting this
monument is from the Battleship
Maine destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15 1898
Erected 1914 by the County of Northampton and Col Charles A Wikoff Camp No 43, United Spanish War Veterans.
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 40° 41.344′ N, 75° 13.007′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and Ferry Street, on the left when traveling south on Walnut Street. Touch for map. Monument is on the Northampton County Courthouse Complex grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18042, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Taylor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Peace Treaties (approx. 0.4 miles away); Northampton County’s First Court House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sullivan’s March Founding of Easton and Northampton County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel Phillippe (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Declaration of Independence in Easton (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
Categories. • Disasters • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 10, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 10, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.