Liberty Ship Memorial - South Portland, ME
Posted by: nomadwillie
N 43° 39.216 W 070° 14.016
19T E 400523 N 4834140
Quick Description: The Memorial is a tribute to the people who built the World War II Liberty ships at the New England Shipbuilding Corporation in South Portland, Maine.
Location: Maine, United States
Date Posted: 6/7/2013 7:42:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMH8RM
The Liberty Ship Memorial honors the people who built the World War II Liberty ships at the New England Shipbuilding Corporation in South Portland, Maine.
The centerpiece of the Memorial is a thirty-five foot tall sculptural replica of the Liberty ship’s bow section. Exterior exhibit panels include donor recognition, a list of the 266 ships constructed on the site, and a series of six interpretive panels. The project was completed in collaboration with Richard Renner Architects.
Date of Dedication: 1/1/2001
Property Permission: Public
Access instructions: Located at Bug LIght Park
Location of waymark:
S Portland Greenbelt Pathway
South Portland, ME
Commemoration: Those that built the Liberty Ships for WWII
Access times: Not listed
Website for Waymark: Not listed
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