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Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

U.S. Fort Brown

 
 
U.S. Fort Brown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
1. U.S. Fort Brown Marker
Inscription.
1 of 3 forts built Aug. 1814
by Gen. Macomb & successfully
defended against British
assault in the Sept. 11, 1814
Land Battle of Plattsburgh.

City of Plattsburgh, Clinton Co.

 
Erected by City of Plattsburgh, Clinton Co.
 
Location. 44° 41.265′ N, 73° 27′ W. Marker is in Plattsburgh, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on Peru Street (U.S. 9) 0.1 miles south of New Jersey Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plattsburgh NY 12903, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Officers' Mess Plattsburgh Barracks (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Remarkable One-Armed Joe Forkey (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Plattsburgh Barracks Veterans Park (approx. mile away); Afghanistan and Iraq/ Plattsburgh Barracks Monument (approx. mile away); Troop Barracks (approx. 0.3 miles away); Headquarters Plattsburgh Barracks (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Plattsburgh.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar of 1812
 
Second Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
2. Second Marker
Third Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
3. Third Marker
All Fort Brown Markers image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
4. All Fort Brown Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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