Sloop Ranger Memorial

Sloop Ranger Memorial (HM1LTY)

Location: Kittery, ME 03904 York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 43° 5.152', W 70° 45.013'

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In memory of the Continental sloop of War Ranger launched from this island May 10, 1777 Sailed for France November 1777 John Paul Jones, Captain with dispatches of Burgoyne's surrender received February 14, 1778 The first salute to the Stars and Stripes from the French fleet British sloop Mandrake April 24, 1778
Erected by the Paul Jones Club of Portsmouth Sons of the American Revolution 1908
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This marker moved here from Badger Island 1963
Maine State Park & Recreation Commission
Series This marker is part of the Sons of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1908
Placed ByPortsmouth Sons of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 357540 N 4771836
Decimal Degrees43.08586667, -70.75021667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 5.152', W 70° 45.013'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 5' 9.12" N, 70° 45' 0.78" W
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Area Code(s)207
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10-32 U.S. 1, Kittery ME 03904, US
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