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Old Bennington in Bennington County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Continental Storehouse Site

 
 
Continental Storehouse Site Marker - Old Bennington, VT image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 24, 2008
1. Continental Storehouse Site Marker - Old Bennington, VT
Inscription.
On this site
stood the
Continental Storehouse
Object of
the British attack
that was repulsed
by the Colonial Forces
at the
Battle of Bennington
August 16, 1777

 
Location. 42° 53.347′ N, 73° 12.978′ W. Marker is in Old Bennington, Vermont, in Bennington County. Marker is on Monument Circle, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Stone marker is within the circular drive, Monument Ave, and directly across the street from the Bennington Monumnet Gift Shop. Marker is in this post office area: Bennington VT 05201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Bennington ( a few steps from this marker); New Hampshire at the Battle of Bennington ( a few steps from this marker); John Stark ( within shouting distance of this marker); Anthony Haswell ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colonel Seth Warner ( about 300 feet away); Before the Battle Monument ( about 300 feet away); Captain Samuel Robinson ( approx. mile away); Site of the Catamount Tavern - 1767 ( approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Bennington.
 
Also see . . .  Vermont State Historic Sites - Bennington Battle Monument
Continental Storehouse Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 24, 2008
2. Continental Storehouse Site Marker
The building in the background is the Bennington Battle Monument Gift Shop
. (Submitted on November 28, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,226 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on December 29, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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