Bombshell (HM26CW)

Location: Newburyport, MA 01950 Essex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 48.49', W 70° 52.431'

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Brought from the siege of
by Nathaniel Knapp Jr. 1759

preserved by his son
Isaac Knapp
as a memorial to his father
and also to his brother
Jacob Knapp
who served at Bunker Hill
and was a member of the crew of
the Privateer Hero
of Newburyport
This ship sailed from Boston
August 21, 1777, with a crew
of 170 local men
and was never heard from
HM NumberHM26CW
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 346789 N 4741215
Decimal Degrees42.80816667, -70.87385000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 48.49', W 70° 52.431'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 48' 29.4" N, 70° 52' 25.86" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)978
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 145 High St, Newburyport MA 01950, US
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