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Charlestown in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Boston Naval Shipyard

 
 
Boston Naval Shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, August 2012
1. Boston Naval Shipyard Marker
Inscription. Boston Naval Shipyard has been designated a Registered National Historic Landmark Under the provisions of the historic sites act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating or illustrating the history of the United States U.S. Department of the Interior National Parks Service
 
Erected 1966 by National Parks Service.
 
Location. 42° 22.429′ N, 71° 3.39′ W. Marker is in Charlestown, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on 1st Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown MA 02129, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Men of the Boston Naval Shipyard (here, next to this marker); Life and Work in the Navy Yard 1812 (here, next to this marker); Commander Barry Carle (a few steps from this marker); Charlestown Navy Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); Dry Dock 1 (within shouting distance of this marker); Serving the Fleet (within shouting distance of this marker); The Changing Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); "Old Ironsides" in Dry Dock 1 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlestown.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 40 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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