1630 - 1930In 1668 the town granted theadjacent acre of land "To theinhabitants of Ipswich for a yardto build vessels and to employworkmen for that end."The shipbuilding industry hascontinued uninterruptedly inEssex since that date.
|Series||This marker is part of the Massachusetts: Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series|
|Placed By||Massachusetts Bay Colony - Tercentenary Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:12pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 354090 N 4721529|
|Decimal Degrees||42.63240000, -70.77951667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 37.944', W 70° 46.771'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 37' 56.64" N, 70° 46' 46.26" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 64 Main St, Essex MA 01929, US|
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