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: Cary Memorial Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington Coordinates: 42°26’48.4″N 71°13’26.5″W Date dedicated: April 19, 1871 Architect/contractor/sculptor: Carl Conrads, sculptor for James G. Batterson’s New England Granite works Number of names: 20 men who died in the war or in the ensuing years due to disease contracted in service In 1871, Lexington constructed a new…
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