Belfast in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
The First Mayor
—The Museum in the Streets —
The Bohan P. Field house, across the street from the Johnson house, was built in 1807 from timbers cut on the property. Bohan Field was Belfast's first lawyer and the house remained in the Field family for 170 years. The house still retains its early 19th century charm.
Erected 2004 by The Belfast Historical Society and Museum, Inc., The City of Belfast, and the Belfast Community. (Marker Number 19.)
Location. 44° 25.649′ N, 69° 0.632′ 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. Stylish Lodging (within shouting distance of this marker); The Belfast Historical Society Museum (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Silver Screen (about 800 feet away); Belfast City Hall (approx. 0.2 miles 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 #19 (of 30) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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