Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Charlestown in Sullivan County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Captain Phineas Stevens

 
 
Captain Phineas Stevens Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 20, 2013
1. Captain Phineas Stevens Marker
Inscription. This tablet commemorates the successful defense of the fort on this site by Captain Phineas Stevens and his company of rangers against a large war-party of French and Indians April 7-10 1747
 
Erected 1908 by Stevens Descendants and Charlestown Citizens.
 
Location. 43° 13.992′ N, 72° 25.451′ W. Marker is in Charlestown, New Hampshire, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Main Street (New Hampshire Route 12) north of Olcott Lane, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. This tablet is on the same boulder as marker #65797. Lat-Long coordinates are approximate. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown NH 03603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Tree Memorial (here, next to this marker); Fort at No. 4 (here, next to this marker); This Boulder from the Hill-Side (a few steps from this marker); General John Stark's Expedition to Bennington (within shouting distance of this marker); Charlestown, New Hampshire (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charlestown War Memorial (about 700 feet away);
Captain Phineas Stevens Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 20, 2013
2. Captain Phineas Stevens Marker
Route 12/Main Street and marker #65793 in background
Charlestown World War II and Korean Conflict Memorial (about 700 feet away); Charlestown Civil War and World War Memorial (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Charlestown.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement