Searsport in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
The Growth of Ship Building
—The Museum in the Streets —
Erected 2009 by Historic Preservation Committee, the Town of Searsport and the Searsport Community. (Marker Number 16.)
Location. 44° 27.532′ N, 68° 55.329′ W. Marker is in Searsport, Maine, in Waldo County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (Rt. US-1) and Mortland Road, on the left 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. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker First Day at Central School: Circa 1900 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carver Memorial Library (about 500 feet away); Civil War Soldiers' Monument (about 600 feet away); Liberty Tree Memorial (about 600 feet away); Union Hall (about 700 feet away); Main Street, 1875 (about 700 feet away); Making a Living (about 800 feet away); Peter Ward, Ship Carpenter (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Searsport.
More about this marker. Marker #16 (of 17) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
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 489 times since then and 14 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.