Whaleman's Memorial

Whaleman's Memorial (HME1)

Location: New Bedford, MA 02740 Bristol County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 38.11', W 70° 55.628'

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"A Dead Whale or a Stove Boat"

(inscription on back) In honor of the whalemen whose skill, hardihood and daring brought fame and fortune to New Bedford and made its name known to every seaport on the globe. · Gift of W.W. Crapo · 1913
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HM NumberHME1
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series, and the More Than Words series.
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Year Placed1913
Placed ByWilliam Wallace Crapo (1830–1926), New Bedord lawyer and congressional representative 1875–1883
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 2:09pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 339487 N 4611064
Decimal Degrees41.63516667, -70.92713333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 38.11', W 70° 55.628'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 38' 6.60" N, 70° 55' 37.68" W
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Area Code(s)508, 774
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 118-144 William St, New Bedford MA 02740, US
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