Rock Creek Park in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by US Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Defenses of Washington marker series.
Location. 38° 57.788′ N, 77° 3.044′ W. Marker is in Rock Creek Park, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Oregon Avenue and Military Road. Touch for map. Marker is located about 200 yards northeast of the intersection and is accessed by a trail through the woods. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20015, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Fort DeRussy (a few steps from this marker); Fort De Russy (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Herring Highway (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Garden Protecting Rock Creek (approx. ¼ mile away); Tupelo Tree (approx. ¼ mile away); Forest Hills at Home An African American Enclave (approx. 0.9 miles away); Early Entrepreneurs (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rock Creek Park.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,898 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 14, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.