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Rockland in Knox County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Chapman Park

 
 
Chapman Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 24, 2011
1. Chapman Park Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to Rockland Patrolman
John D. Chapman
Law Enforcement Officer
Killed in the Line of Duty
at this location on February 16, 1938

 
Erected by City of Rockland.
 
Location. 44° 6.118′ N, 69° 6.555′ W. Marker is in Rockland, Maine, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Street (U.S. 1) and Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Park Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28 Park Street, Rockland ME 04841, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War and Edwin Libby Post No. 16, G.A.R. Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Rockland Harbor Trail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Portland Head Light Bell (1942) (about 300 feet away); The Blues Trail: Mississippi to Maine (about 400 feet away); World Wars Memorial (approx. mile away); Walter Hamor Piston (approx. mile away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockland.
 
Also see . . .  Patrolman John Chapman. (Submitted on May 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Chapman Park and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 24, 2011
2. Chapman Park and Marker

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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