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Olde Towne in Portsmouth, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Battle of Craney Island

Great America IV

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, January 30, 2021
1. The Battle of Craney Island Marker
Inscription.  
The Battle of
Craney Island
June 22, 1813

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War of 1812.
 
Location. 36° 50.103′ N, 76° 18.358′ W. Marker is in Olde Towne in Portsmouth, Virginia. Memorial is at the intersection of Green Street and High Street, on the right when traveling south on Green Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 703 High St, Portsmouth VA 23704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chevra T'helim Synagogue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Arnold's British Defenses, 1781 (about 700 feet away); St. Paul's Catholic Church Burial Ground (about 700 feet away); St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church (about 700 feet away); Priests Who Died In Their Service Memorial (about 700 feet away); Rev. Francis Devlin (about 800 feet away); Saint Paul's School (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Olde Towne.
 
The Battle of Craney Island Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 30, 2021
2. The Battle of Craney Island Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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