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Huntington in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Hill

 
 
Fort Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. Fort Hill Marker
Inscription.  
Near this spot was an
outpost fort, built by
British troops during
the Revolution, 1776 - 1783.

 
Erected 1977 by Town of Huntington Bicentennial Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
 
Location. 40° 52.788′ N, 73° 24.292′ W. Marker is in Huntington, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of E Main Street and Maple Hill Road, on the left when traveling east on E Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington NY 11743, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gallows Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); Kissam House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Silas Wood (approx. 0.6 miles away); Oldest House (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Arsenal (approx. 0.6 miles away); Platt’s Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thomas Wickes (approx. 0.6 miles away); Huntington Village Green (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
 
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Fort Hill Marker (east view) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Fort Hill Marker (east view)
Fort Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Fort Hill Marker
This view of the marker looks west, up Maple Hill Road (on the right).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,100 times since then and 204 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 28, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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