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Brattleboro in Windham County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of Fort Dummer

 
 
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By Alan M. Perrie, November 10, 2020
1. Site of Fort Dummer Monument
Inscription.  
This monument marks the site of
Fort Dummer
Constructed by the Province
of Massachusetts Bay
1724
Dismantled by the Province
of New Hampshire
1763
Erected by the Colonial Dames
of Brattleboro and Vicinity
1901

 
Erected 1901 by Erected by the Colonial Dames of Brattleboro and Vicinity.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraForts or Castles.
 
Location. 42° 49.976′ N, 72° 33.217′ W. Marker is in Brattleboro, Vermont, in Windham County. Marker is at the intersection of Vernon Street (Vermont Route 142) and Cotton Mill Hill Road, on the right when traveling south on Vernon Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 Cotton Mill Hill Road, Brattleboro VT 05301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Dummer (here, next to this marker); Upon This Ground (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Prospect Hill Soldier's Lot (approx.
Site of Fort Dummer Monument image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, November 10, 2020
2. Site of Fort Dummer Monument
0.9 miles away); Estey Organ Company (approx. one mile away); Centre Congregational Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Broad Brook House (approx. 1½ miles away); Vermont’s Interstate Highway System (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brattleboro.
 
Also see . . .
1. Fort Dummer (Wikipedia). (Submitted on November 12, 2020, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
2. Fort Dummer State Park. (Submitted on November 12, 2020, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
3. Brattleboro Historical Society. (Submitted on November 12, 2020, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
4. Fort Dummer Site - Brattleboro History. (Submitted on November 12, 2020, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 12, 2020, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 22 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2020, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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