Nathaniel Haraden Monument - Gloucester, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member 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
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DudleyGrunt
Views: 2

Long Description:
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:

In Honor Of
An Intrepid Son of Gloucester

Nathaniel Haraden

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
Relevent website: [Web Link]

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Sponsor(s): City of Gloucester

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Date dedicated: Not listed

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