“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)

Fort Warren

Fort Warren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, 2011
1. Fort Warren Marker
Inscription. Has been designated a registered National Historic Landmark Under the provisions of the historic sites act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating or illustrating the history of the United States
Erected 1970 by U.S. Department of the Interior.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 42° 19.24′ N, 70° 55.701′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Touch for map. Marker is located at main entrance of Fort Warren on Georges Island. Marker is in this post office area: Hull MA 02045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Defense System (within shouting distance of this marker); Escape! (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Parade Ground (about 300 feet away); Powder Magazine (about 300 feet away); Bakery (about 400 feet away); Political Prisoners (about 400 feet away); Confederate POWs (about 400 feet away); Bastion C (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
Categories. Forts, Castles
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on September 9, 2017, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts. Photo   1. submitted on September 6, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement We are suspending advertising until they remove an ad for a certain book from circulation. A word in the book’s title has given rise to number of complaints. The word is inappropriate in school classroom settings.