Rockport in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
This Park Was Made Possible
Generosity and Public Spirit
George W. Harvey
Her Native Son
Location. 42° 39.461′ N, 70° 36.966′ W. Marker is in Rockport, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Mt. Pleasant Street (Route 127A) and Broadway, on the left when traveling north on Mt. Pleasant Street. Touch for map. Located in a small green known as Harvey Park, across Mt. Pleasant Street from the harbor area. Marker is in this post office area: Rockport MA 01966, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rockport World War I & II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Bear Skin Neck (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town Wharves (about 600 feet away); Cannon from the U.S.S. Constitution (about 600 feet away); The First Settlers of Sandy Bay (about 800 feet away); Old Stone Fort (approx. ¼ mile away); Old First Parish Burying Ground (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Settler (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockport.
Regarding Harvey Park. George W. Harvey (1885-1920) was an artist
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
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