Pennsville in Salem County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Welcome (to Fort Mott)
To begin a Walking Tour of the historic site, proceed to Stop #1, Battery Gregg.
Erected by State of New Jersey.
Location. 39° 36.188′ N, 75° 33.014′ W. Marker is in Pennsville, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is on Fort Mott Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at the west end of the parking lot at Fort Mott State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Pennsville NJ 08070, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Battery Gregg (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery Harker (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Observation Towers (about 400 feet away); The Moat and the Parados (about 400 feet away); The Wharf (about 500 feet away); Two Batteries in one (about 700 feet away); Pea Patch Island (about 700 feet away); The Latrines (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pennsville.
More about this marker. The marker features an aerial photograph of the fortifications at Fort Mott. A portrait of Major General Gershom Mott also appears on the marker.
Also see . . . Fort Mott State Park. NJ Division of Parks & Forestry website. (Submitted on August 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 700 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.