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Narrowsburg in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Delaware

1755     1785

 
 
Fort Delaware Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
1. Fort Delaware Marker
Inscription. This fort represents the buck-skinned variety of American frontier fortifications. It tells the story of the Delaware Company a group of Connecticut pioneers who established their settlement in the face of every conceivable hardship.

This authentic reproduction portrays a stockaded settlement showing the life on the American frontier as it was lived by our forefathers 200 years ago.
 
Location. 41° 36.849′ N, 75° 3.398′ W. Marker is in Narrowsburg, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is on New York State Route 97, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Narrowsburg NY 12764, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Delaware / Narrowsburg’s History (a few steps from this marker); Fort Delaware Museum (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Fort Delaware (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Tusten (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tusten (approx. 4.4 miles away); Brant’s Crossing (approx. 9.4 miles away); Max and Miriam Yasgur (approx. 9.4 miles away); Zane Grey (approx. 9.6 miles away in Pennsylvania). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Narrowsburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History
Marker at Fort Delaware image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
2. Marker at Fort Delaware
Marker is located on the front of the log cabin.
. Sullivan County website. (Submitted on October 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History. (Submitted on October 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, Castles
 
Front Gate of Fort Delaware image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
3. Front Gate of Fort Delaware
Fort Delaware image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
4. Fort Delaware
Blockhouses and the stockade fence of Fort Delaware can be seen in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 704 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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