Belfast in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
—The Museum in the Streets —
The villa style house to the right was built in 1859 by Charles B. Hazeltine who made his fortune supplying California '49ers during the gold rush. Wealthy at age 26, Hazeltine remained active in the family shipping business upon his return to Belfast.
Erected 2004 by The Belfast Historical Society and Museum, Inc., The City of Belfast, and the Belfast Community. (Marker Number 18.)
Location. 44° 25.638′ N, 69° 0.616′ W. Marker is in Belfast, Maine, in Waldo County. Marker is on High Street just south of Primrose Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belfast ME 04915, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. The First Mayor (within shouting distance of this marker); The Belfast Historical Society Museum (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Silver Screen (about 700 feet away); Belfast City Hall (about 800 feet away); Main and High (approx. 0.2 miles away); Post Office Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Downtown Main Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Circus Comes to Town (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
More about this marker. Marker #18 (of 30) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Categories. • Landmarks • War of 1812 •
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