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Bayport in Washington County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Bicentennial Monument

 
 
Bicentennial Monument image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
1. Bicentennial Monument
Inscription.
1776 1976
In memory of the 200th
anniversary of the
American Revolution and
the freedoms for which
it was fought.
May they always be.

Sponsored by
Hesley Jensen Post 491
American Legion and friends

Beneath this monument is
a vault of memoirs to be
opened in the year 2076

 
Erected 1976 by Hesley Jensen Post 491 American Legion and friends.
 
Location. 45° 1.239′ N, 92° 46.845′ W. Marker is in Bayport, Minnesota, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street North (State Highway 95) and 4th Avenue North, on the left when traveling north on 3rd Street North. Touch for map. Marker is at Bayport City Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bayport MN 55003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lake St. Croix (approx. 1.6 miles away); Samuel Bloomer (approx. 2 miles away); Washington County Courthouse (approx. 2.5 miles away); Washington County Public Land Donation
Bicentennial Monument image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
2. Bicentennial Monument

[on stepping stone]
Eagle Scout Project
Lance Meister
2008
(approx. 2.5 miles away); Minnesota Territory 1849 – 1858 / Washington County Takes Shape (approx. 2.5 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (approx. 2.5 miles away); Civil War Flank Howitzer (approx. 2.5 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Bicentennial Monument image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
3. Bicentennial Monument
Nearby Scouting Statue image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, June 11, 2011
4. Nearby Scouting Statue
Scouting...Good For Life
[scouting symbol]
An American Tradition
Since 1910
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 633 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 4, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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