Erie in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Ariel, Porcupine, Scorpion and Tigress
Gunboats of Commodore Perry
Erected 1913 by Erie County Historical Society.
Location. 42° 7.975′ N, 80° 5.578′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is on West Front Street 0 miles west of Sassafras Street, on the right when traveling west. 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. Captain Daniel Dobbins (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cashier's House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Erie County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Paul Allman Siple (approx. 0.4 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lafayette Visit (approx. 0.4 miles away); USS Michigan Anchor (approx. 0.4 miles away); Making of the Flag "Don't Give Up The Ship" (approx. 0.4 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.
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 761 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.