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.
Lynn Soldiers’ Monument Location: North Common and Franklin Streets Coordinates: 42°27’50.9″N 70°57’09.0″W Date dedicated: September 17, 1873 Architect/contractor/Sculptor: John A. Jackson, sculptor and designer; statues cast by Royal Foundry in Munich The Soldiers’ Monument in Lynn was dedicated on the anniversary of the Battle of Antietam (a relatively common date for such dedications in Massachusetts)…
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