Pennsville in Salem County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by State of New Jersey.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • Military.
Location. 39° 36.216′ N, 75° 33.121′ W. Marker is in Pennsville, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker can be reached from Fort Mott Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pennsville NJ 08070, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Two Batteries in one (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery Harker (within shouting distance of this marker); Pea Patch Island (within shouting distance of this marker); The Latrines (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery Arnold (about 300 feet away); Generator Room (about 400 feet away); Battery Gregg (about 500 feet away); Switchboard Room / Plotting Room (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pennsville.
More about this marker. The bottom of the marker features a photo from the National Archives, labeled: Fort Mott, N.J., No. 1. February 14, 1898. Unloading U.S. Disappearing Carriage for 12” B.L. Rifle on Government Wharf.
Also see . . . Fort Mott State Park. NJ Division of Parks & Forestry website. (Submitted on August 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 705 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.