Cape Vincent in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
War of 1812 Barracks
War of 1812
American soldiers were
housed in barracks erected
here and at the foot of
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 44° 7.709′ N, 76° 20.082′ W. Marker is in Cape Vincent, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (New York State Route 12E) and James Street, on the right when traveling west on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: SW corner of the Village Green, Cape Vincent NY 13618, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cape Vincent Village Green, Inc. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War I Memorial (about 400 feet away); Hollenbeck • Mein • Handley Memorials (about 400 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 400 feet away); Stone House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cape Vincent Lighthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tibbits Point Lighthouse (approx. 2.6 miles away); Tibbetts Point Lighthouse (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cape Vincent.
Also see . . . History of Cape Vincent NY. (Submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War of 1812 •
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