Erie in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Captain Daniel Dobbins
(1776 - 1856)
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 42° 8.26′ N, 80° 5.443′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Dobbins Landing, in the median on State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Erie PA 16507, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dobbins Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort de la Presqu'ile (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Freshwater Fishing Capital (about 400 feet away); Alexis de Tocqueville (about 400 feet away); U.S. Brig Niagara (about 500 Perry 200 Commemoration (about 500 feet away); Making of the Flag "Don't Give Up The Ship" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Flagship Niagara (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Erie.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Captain Daniel Dobbins. (Submitted on July 5, 2008.)
2. The Escape of Daniel Dobbins, Frontier Mariner. (Submitted on July 5, 2008.)
3. Daniel Dobbins. (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. USS Niagara; Oliver Hazard Perry.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,876 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on July 24, 2009. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2008. 3, 4. submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 5. submitted on July 5, 2008. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.