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Statues & Plaques of Gloucester From Peter Dorsey-Fitz Henry Lane

Joey, This is one of the statues that inspired my series of the last few weeks in Good Morning Gloucester. It was after I noticed this statue of Fitz Henry (Hugh) Lane and the Joan of Arc statue, that I … Continue reading

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Statues & Plaques of Gloucester From Peter Dorsey

Joey, Possibly the largest plaque in the City of Gloucester is found 20 feet high set into the side of a 60′ high by 200′ wide glacial outcropping mass of granite at Stage Fort Park. This park is where the … Continue reading

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Statues & Plaques of Gloucester From Peter Dorsey – Chester Grant Stone

Joey, In my travels around Gloucester there is one memorial stone that I do NOT recommend that anyone try to visit or to even look at closely. The best place to see this stone marker is right here on Good … Continue reading

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Civil War Monument at Mount Pleasant Cemetery From Peter Dorsey

Joey, While researching the Civil War statue that is next to City Hall c.1879, I discovered that there was an earlier Civil War monument that had been erected by the City. So I went to find it, and check it … Continue reading

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Statues & Plaques in Gloucester- Civil War In Riverdale From Peter Dorsey

Joey, Another Civil War memorial I have recently noticed sits in the Riverdale section of Gloucester on Washington Street, near the intersection with Hodgkins Street and across from the Mill Pond. It is an area which was filled in on … Continue reading

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Peter Dorsey Does Joan of Arc

Joey, I have been looking at some of the commemorative statues that there are around Gloucester. There’s art and history in so many places. One is a WWI memorial and is a large statue of Joan of Arc on a … Continue reading

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Statues and Plaques in Gloucester From Peter Dorsey- The World War II Monument

Hey Joey, Here is a World War II monument that many people might be passing by every day without knowing it. Located at the intersection of Gee Avenue and Washington Street in Riverdale are set of handsome granite steps and … Continue reading

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Statues & Plaques in Gloucester Part III From Peter Dorsey

Dear Joey, I knew that there had to be a Civil War statue in downtown Gloucester, but I had to hunt around a little for it. Sure enough, right next to the City Hall at the corner of Dale Avenue … Continue reading

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Update: Series- A question About The 100 Year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey- A Gloucester Fisherman

Jonathan Olly writes- Hello Joey C, While doing a Google search just now I came across the postcard you posted on March 22 of the old fisherman posing in oilskins.  Would you happen to know the name of this man?  I ask … Continue reading

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Series- 100 Year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey- Steamer City of Gloucester

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Series- Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey

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Series- 100 Year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey- Steamer Cape Ann

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Series- 100 Year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey- Annisquam Yacht Club House and River View

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Series- 100 Year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey- Annisquam Light

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Series- 100 Year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey–Long Beach

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Series- 100 year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey- Fish Houses Lanesville

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Series- 100 year Old Gloucester Postcards From Peter Dorsey

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