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: New Plainville Cemetery, 26 West Bacon Street, PlainvilleCoordinates: 42°00’08.1″N 71°20’17.8″WDate dedicated: October 14, 1903Architect/design: A. C. Morrison, sculptor The Plainville monument was made possible through the efforts of the local Women’s Relief Corps Post 74. This organization, an auxiliary to the Civil War veterans organization known as the Grand Army of the Republic, was…
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