During the War of 1812, many Boston tradesmen and laborers worked to build and repair US Navy vessels. Local merchants supplied hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of timber, paint, canvas, rope, clothing, and foodstuff needed to send the ship to sea. Thousands of local men signed on as crew.
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|Placed By||USS Constitution Museum -Boston National Historical Park-Charlestown Navy Yard- National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 10:35pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 330739 N 4693351|
|Decimal Degrees||42.37401667, -71.05581667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 22.441', W 71° 3.349'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 22' 26.46" N, 71° 3' 20.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||617, 781, 857|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 13-15 1st Ave, Boston MA 02129, US|
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