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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Essex, Massachusetts

 
Clickable Map of Essex County, Massachusetts and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Essex County, MA (279) Middlesex County, MA (297) Suffolk County, MA (331) Hillsborough County, NH (38) Rockingham County, NH (137)  EssexCounty(279) Essex County (279)  MiddlesexCounty(297) Middlesex County (297)  SuffolkCounty(331) Suffolk County (331)  HillsboroughCountyNew Hampshire(38) Hillsborough County (38)  RockinghamCounty(137) Rockingham County (137)
Lawrence and Salem are both the county seat for Essex County
Essex is in Essex County
      Essex County (279)  
ADJACENT TO ESSEX COUNTY
      Middlesex County (297)  
      Suffolk County (331)  
      Hillsborough County, New Hampshire (38)  
      Rockingham County, New Hampshire (137)  
 
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1Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — Essex Massachusetts Soldier’ Monument
To the 186 loyal sons of Essex 1861 who fought for the Union. 1865 Erected through the efforts of W.R.C. No. 114. Antietam • Wilderness • Cedar Creek Appomattox • Ressaca • Port Hudson • Gettysburg New Orleans • Mobile • Fort . . . Map (db m97211) WM
2Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — Free School1630 - 1930
A free school for Chebacco parish was opened in an upper room of this house in 1695 by the appointed master, Nathaniel Rust, Junior. The town gave "Six acres of pasture land for the benefit of the school and one-quarter acre for Mr. Rust's . . . Map (db m47496) HM
3Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — Herbert Goodhue War Memorial
In memory of Herbert Goodhue who died in the service of his country Born June 15, 1914 Died May 13, 1942 In the Philippine Islands Dedicated May 30 1949Map (db m97209) WM
4Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — John Wise House1630 - 1930
Erected in 1701 by John Wise, pastor of the Chebacco parish of Ipswich, now Essex. Son of a laborer, Harvard graduate, army chaplain, protestant against taxation without representation and against the witchcraft delusion, defender of democracy in . . . Map (db m47955) HM
5Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — Knowlton Moore Memorial Playground
Sp4 Paul D. Knowlton HHC 4 Trans. Co June 2, 1947 Feb 24, 1968 PFC Robert E. Moore Com 7 Mar I Mar Div Feb 16 1948 Nov 2, 1967 To all who come to use these grounds, take a moment to remember two young boys that played on these very fields when their . . . Map (db m97214) WM
6Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — Shipbuilders Memorial
Dedicated to the those men of Chebacco and Essex who by the skill of mind and hand within sight of this spot created nearly 4000 wooden vessels 1650-1982Map (db m97208) HM
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7Massachusetts (Essex County), Essex — Shipyard of 16681630 - 1930
In 1668 the town granted the adjacent acre of land "To the inhabitants of Ipswich for a yard to build vessels and to employ workmen for that end." The shipbuilding industry has continued uninterruptedly in Essex since that date.Map (db m47495) HM
 
 
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Dec. 7, 2022