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: Union Cemetery, 9 Haverhill Road, AmesburyCoordinates: 42°50’42.8″N 70°55’55.2″WDate dedicated: May 30, 1874Architect/sculptor/manufacturer: UnknownNumber of names: 5 veterans buried on that plot The Amesbury Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument stands in Union cemetery near the heart of this old mill town. It is dedicated to the “Union Defenders” from Amesbury. The monument lists only five men–veterans…
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