Nathaniel Haraden Monument - Gloucester, MA
Posted by: neoc1
N 42° 36.535 W 070° 40.566
19T E 362518 N 4718748
Quick Description: The Nathaniel Haraden Monument is located at the waterfront in Gloucester.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 10/23/2011 5:58:45 AM
Waymark Code: WMCXGZ
In Honor Of
Along the waterfront on Western Avenue near the intersection with Essex Avenue is this artistic monument in honor of Nathaniel Haraden, the sailing master of the U.S.S. Constitution during the war with the Tripoli pirates. The sailing master is responsible for the navigation of the ship. An artistic bas relief sculpture of the U.S.S. Constitution adorns the plaque which is inscribed:
An Intrepid Son of Gloucester
Sailing Master of The
U.S. Frigate Constitution
Commended for Gallantry in Action
At the Siege of Tripoli, August 3, 1804
Placed by the City of Gloucester - 1932
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Sponsor(s): City of Gloucester
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Date dedicated: Not listed
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