Castleton in Rutland County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Battle of Hubbardton
—Seven Miles North —
Directly east is the elevation of Fort Warren, built in 1779 for defense of the northern frontier. The road from the north was route of American retreat before Burgoyne, protected by Col. Seth Warner’s rearguard action at the Battle of Hubbardton, July 7, 1777.
Erected by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
Location. 43° 36.839′ N, 73° 9.969′ W. Marker is in Castleton, Vermont, in Rutland County. Marker is at the intersection of Alternate Vermont Route 4 and East Hubbardton Road, on the right when traveling west on State Route 4Alternate . Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Castleton VT 05735, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Vermont's First College" (approx. 0.6 miles away); The "Old Chapel" (approx. 0.7 miles away); James Hope (approx. 0.8 miles away); Edwin L. Drake (approx. 2.4 miles away); Slate Pencil Manufacturing (approx. 3.5 miles away); First Slate Quarry in Western Vermont (approx. 4.5 miles away); Matthew Lyon (approx. 5.2 miles away); The Selleck Cabin (approx. 5.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Castleton.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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