Monument Square and Humphrey Street


Monument Square and Humphrey Street




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Humphrey Street and Monument Square, Swampscott, MA, 01907

View looking East along Humphrey Street toward Monument Square.;Monument Square was previously known as Mudge Square. The Mudge family donated the land for the erection of a Civil War monument in honor of the fourteen Swampscott men who died in the war. The monument is constructed of granite with bronze tables and trimmings. It is thirty feet high and six feet ten inches at the base. The monument was dedicated in 1883.--from Images of America : Swampscott, Turino and Mathias, 1996.


Monuments -- Massachusetts -- Swampscott -- Pictorial works; Streets -- Massachusetts -- Swampscott -- Pictorial works.

Monument Square (Swampscott, Mass.); Humphrey Street (Swampscott, Mass.); Swampscott (Massachusetts) -- History -- Pictorial works.



Collection :

Swampscott Through the Years: A pictorial history

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Citation :

"Monument Square and Humphrey Street," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #8096, (accessed September 26, 2017).