An effort to catalog, photograph, research and promote the history of the Bay State’s Civil War monuments.
The Massachusetts Civil War Monuments Project is an informal, collaborative effort to catalog, photograph and research the Civil War monuments in each Massachusetts town.
Location: Town Common Park, 45 West Main Street, NorthboroughCoordinates: 42°19’10.7″N 71°38’42.0″WDate dedicated: September 17, 1870Architect/contractor/sculptor: Webber and Murch Co.Number of names: 29 men who died in the war The first plan for a soldiers’ memorial in Northborough called for marble tablets to be installed in the new Town Hall. Others later proposed an obelisk. The…
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