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: In front First Congregational Church, 138 Main Street, Westminster Coordinates: 42°32’42.1″N 71°54’39.6″W Date dedicated: July 4, 1868 Architect/sculptor/manufacturer: Number of names: 34 men who died in the war An obelisk made of Fitchburg granite featuring plaques made from Vermont marble, the Westminster monument lists 34 men from that town who died in the war.…
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