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”

Vergennes in Addison County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of Naval Shipyard

 
 
Site of Naval shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
1. Site of Naval shipyard Marker
Inscription.  
Site of
Naval-
shipyard
1804-1812
Erected 1938

 
Erected 1938.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War of 1812Waterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 44° 11.845′ N, 73° 21.797′ W. Marker is in Vergennes, Vermont, in Addison County. Marker is on Trails End Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vergennes VT 05491, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. School House (approx. 3.6 miles away in New York); Benedict Arnold (approx. 3.8 miles away); Northwest Bay Road (approx. 4.7 miles away in New York); First Sawmill (approx. 5 miles away in New York); Macdonough Shipyard (approx. 5.6 miles away); Toll-Gate House (approx. 5.7 miles away in New York); The Vergennes Pump House (approx. 5.7 miles away); Commerce at the Crossroads (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vergennes.
 
More about this marker. This marker is on the grounds of the historic Basin Harbor Club on lake Champlain. It is on the north side of the harbor near the marina, next to the shuffleboard court!
 
Regarding Site of Naval Shipyard. https://vimeo.com/174441209
Site of Naval shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
2. Site of Naval shipyard Marker
 
Site of Naval shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
3. Site of Naval shipyard Marker
Site of Naval shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
4. Site of Naval shipyard Marker
Apparently the ship builders liked shuffle board........
Site of Naval shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker
5. Site of Naval shipyard Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement
Aug. 8, 2020