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Portsmouth in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker

 
 
Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 13, 2015
1. Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker Marker
View of newly refurbished marker
Inscription. Memorial to the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire who participated in the World War 1917-1919 1923-2013
 
Location. 43° 4.744′ N, 70° 45.162′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on US 1 North when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the New Hampshire side of the bridge as you head towards Maine. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial Bridge 1923-2012 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Portsmouth Veteran's Memorial (about 500 feet away); Oracle House (about 800 feet away); Portsmouth NH Marine Railway (approx. 0.2 miles away); James (Stavers) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Pole and Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Portsmouth NH Red Light District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ceilia Layton Thaxter (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
More about this marker. The bridge was originally built in 1923, then demolished and rebuilt over two years and 81 million dollars in 2013. The marker was refurbished as the photos show.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 13, 2015
2. Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker Marker
View of old marker 1923-2011
Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, July 13, 2015
3. Portsmouth Memorial Bridge Marker Marker
Aerial view showing relative marker location on bridge superstructure
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 201 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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