Memorial Hall - Essex Center, Vermont
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish
N 44° 30.738 W 073° 03.587
18T E 654211 N 4930606
Quick Description: A gathering place
Location: Vermont, United States
Date Posted: 8/22/2011 3:30:17 AM
Waymark Code: WMCCGE
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 11

Long Description:
A small "town hall" (though this building is not officially used as such).

Over the front door is a stone tablet:

IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THE BRAVE SOLDIERS OF ESSEX WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY DURING THE WAR FOR THE PRESERVATION OF THE UNION 1861 & 1865

33 names follow the inscription. A 34th name was apparently added later on the bottom edge of the tablet.

The building is a fully equipped as a theatre, home venue of the Essex Community Players, the oldest continuously functioning amateur theatre group in Vermont.

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Town of Essex

Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

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Date Installed or Dedicated: Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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