At the heart of the village was the Bournedale Railroad Station where steam engines whistled and bellowed smoke while passengers milled about the platform awaiting passage down Cape or to the major cities of the East. Today the swirling currents of the canal carry marine traffic over the site of the Nye home and the Bournedale Station.
Erected by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Location. 41° 46.328′ N, 70° 33.769′ W. Marker is in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, in Barnstable County. Marker is on Scenic Highway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Herring Run Park. Marker is in this post office area: Buzzards Bay MA 02532, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 589 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.