Wildwood Crest in Cape May County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Battle of Turtle Gut Inlet
A memorial to the seamen and officers
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is June 29, 1776.
Location. 38° 58.17′ N, 74° 50.689′ W. Marker is in Wildwood Crest, New Jersey, in Cape May County. Marker is at the intersection of New Jersey Avenue and E Miami Avenue, on the right when traveling south on New Jersey Avenue. Marker is on a triangular plot of land between New Jersey Avenue and Bayview Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wildwood NJ 08260, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West Jersey and Seashore Railroad (approx. 3 miles away); Boardwalk (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Boardwalk (approx. 3.1 miles away); Atlantic City Railroad - Cape May Division (approx. 3.4 miles away); Cape May County Fishermans Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away); Historic Cold Spring VillageHereford Inlet Lightouse (approx. 3.9 miles away); All Shapes, Sizes and Materials (approx. 3.9 miles away).
Also see . . . The Battle of Turtle Gut Inlet. The Borough of Wildwood Crest website. (Submitted on August 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Additional keywords. Continental Navy; John Barry.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 3,546 times since then and 54 times this year. Last updated on June 1, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.