Washington in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15, 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
(on the shield)
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 40° 45.33′ N, 74° 58.608′ W. Marker is in Washington, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Lower Park Drive. Touch for map. Marker is located in Washington Borough Park, within the fence at the swimming pool. Marker is in this post office area: Washington NJ 07882, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary Artillery Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Musconetcong River Valley Double Lime Kiln (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mary Catherine Phillips (approx. 1.6 miles away); Revolutionary Army Route (approx. 1.8 miles away); Changewater Trestle (approx. 2.2 miles away); Warren Railroad Company (approx. 2.2 miles away); Sister Mary Miranda C.S.S.F. (approx. 2.2 miles away); Major General Daniel Morgan (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Related markers. list of markers that are related to this marker. About 1,000 nearly identical tablets of these markers were made and erected around the United States.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,207 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.