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Swampscott in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Swampscott Mariners Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, September 27, 2010
1. Swampscott Mariners Memorial
Inscription.
In Memory Of The Men
Of Swampscott Who Lost Their
Lives At Sea
This Anchor Believed To Be From
The Bark "Tedesco" Wrecked January 18, 1857
And Found Off Swampscott August, 1968 By
Mark Cheevers William Clarke Mark O'Grady Kevin Cheevers David Mair John Davidson
Was Placed Here By The
Board of Selectmen
Arthur J. Palleschi Francis J. Cassidy Edward K. Hempel
and the
Historical Committee
March 1971

 
Erected 1971 by the Swampscott Board of Selectmen and Historical Committee.
 
Location. 42° 28.054′ N, 70° 54.657′ W. Marker is in Swampscott, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Humphrey Street (Massachusetts Route 129) and Greenwood Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Humphrey Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Swampscott MA 01907, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of G. Norman Albree (a few steps from this marker); Lt. Gen. John R. Chaisson (a few steps from this marker); Captured English Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Judge Andrew R. Linscott
Swampscott Mariners Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 27, 2010
2. Swampscott Mariners Memorial
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Swampscott World War Honor Roll (approx. 0.4 miles away); Swampscott Desert Shield - Desert Storm Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Swampscott Vietnam Veterans Honor Roll (approx. 0.4 miles away); Swampscott Revolutionary War Honor Roll (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Swampscott.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Swampscott Mariners Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 27, 2010
3. Swampscott Mariners Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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