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Manning Castle Clinton’s 28 guns

 
 
Manning Castle Clinton’s 28 guns Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
1. Manning Castle Clinton’s 28 guns Marker
Inscription. Order of September 18, 1814 – “The force employed will be 2 gunners and 8 matrosses (artillerists) to each gun. To every section or chamber of 2 guns a non-commissioned officer” . . .
 
Erected by Castle Clinton National Monument.
 
Location. 40° 42.196′ N, 74° 1.019′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from State Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located inside Castle Clinton National Monument in Battery Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. History of the Battery Wall (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery Wall Discovery (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lives of Castle Clinton: (within shouting distance of this marker); Emma Lazarus (within shouting distance of this marker); Castle Clinton (within shouting distance of this marker); The Immigrants (within shouting distance of this marker); Castle Clinton National Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Norwegian Maritime Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker.
Marker in Castle Clinton image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
2. Marker in Castle Clinton
The right of the marker contains the image of a cannon at Castle Clinton.
 
Also see . . .  Castle Clinton National Monument – History & Culture. National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Cannon in Castle Clinton image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
3. Cannon in Castle Clinton
Castle Clinton National Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
4. Castle Clinton National Monument
The marker is located in Battery Park, inside Castle Clinton National Monument. Castle Clinton is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 953 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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