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Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
1. Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial
Inscription.
Gloucester Fisherman's Wives Memorial
Dedicated By The
Gloucester Fisherman's Wives Association
August 5, 2001


[ inscription around the base of the sculpture ]
The Wives, Mothers, Daughters and Sisters of Gloucester Fisherman Honor the Wives and Families of Fisherman and Mariners Everywhere for Their Faith, Diligence and Fortitude.
 
Erected 2001 by Gloucester Fisherman's Wives Association.
 
Location. 42° 36.555′ N, 70° 40.485′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Western Avenue (Massachusetts Route 127) and Essex Avenue (Massachusetts Route 133), on the right when traveling north on Western Avenue. Touch for map. Located in Stacy Boulevard Waterfront Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor of Nathaniel Haraden (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Blynman Bridge (about 400 feet away); Gloucester World War II Monument (about 400 feet away); Stacy Esplanade (about 500 feet away); Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument
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By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
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(about 600 feet away); Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument (about 600 feet away); Nathaniel Warner Company Monument (approx. mile away); Gloucester Fishermen's Memorial (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Regarding Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial. Designed by Gloucester sculptor Morgan Faulds Pike.
 
Also see . . .  Gloucester Fisherman's Wives Association (GFWA). Information about the memorial site and sculpture and the GFWA organization. (Submitted on October 1, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.) 
 
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Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
3. Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial
Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
4. Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 1, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,015 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 1, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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