Searsport in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Peter Ward, Ship Carpenter
Living and Working in a Neighborhood of Artisans
—The Museum in the Streets —
Erected 2009 by Historic Preservation Committee, the Town of Searsport and the Searsport Community. (Marker Number 7.)
Location. 44° 27.505′ N, 68° 55.534′ W. Marker is in Searsport, Maine, in Waldo County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (Rt. US-1) and Leach Street, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street (Rt. US-1). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Searsport ME 04974, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Early Banking (within shouting distance of this marker); Making a Living (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street, 1875 (within shouting distance of this marker); Raising the Flag (within shouting distance of this marker); Liberty Tree Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Soldiers' Monument (about 400 feet away); Searsport House (about 400 feet away); Union Hall (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Searsport.
More about this marker. Marker #7 (of 17) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.