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
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. Touch for map. Marker is on a triangular plot of land between New Jersey Avenue and Bayview Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Wildwood NJ 08260, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Atlantic City Railroad - Cape May Division (approx. 3.4 miles away); Cape May County Fishermans Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away); Historic Cold Spring Village (approx. 3.6 miles away); All Shapes, Sizes and Materials (approx. 3.9 miles away); Hereford Inlet Lighthouse (approx. 3.9 miles away); Dedicated to Lt. Richard Wickes (approx. 4 miles away); This is the Home of the Whitesboro Grammar School (approx. 4.8 miles away); S. S. Cape May (approx. 4.8 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 North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Additional keywords. Continental Navy; John Barry.
Categories. • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 3,237 times since then and 24 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 North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.