Erie in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Ariel, Porcupine, Scorpion and Tigress
Gunboats of Commodore Perry
Erected 1913 by Erie County Historical Society.
Location. 42° 7.975′ N, 80° 5.578′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is on West Front Street 0 miles west of Sassafras Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Erie PA 16507, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain Daniel Dobbins (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cashier's House (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Leverett Morrison (approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Erie County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Paul Allman Siple (approx. 0.4 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lafayette Visit (approx. 0.4 miles away); USS Michigan Anchor (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Erie.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
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