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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Prospect in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Fort Knox

 
 
Fort Knox National Historic Landmark Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
1. Fort Knox National Historic Landmark Marker
Inscription.

has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark

under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service

1971

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In Grateful Appreciation
to the People of Maine and
the Friends of Fort Knox
for the restoration of the roof
Maine Department of Conservation
Bureau of Parks and Lands
August 15, 1998

 
Erected 1971 by National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 44° 33.978′ N, 68° 48.137′ W. Marker is in Prospect, Maine, in Waldo County. Touch for map. Marker is in the entrance passage to the fort interior, at Fort Knox State Historic Site. Marker is at or near this postal address: 711 Fort Knox Road (Maine Route 174), Stockton Springs ME 04981, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Grand Plan ( a few steps from this marker); A Question of Boundaries
Fort Knox Appreciation Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
2. Fort Knox Appreciation Marker
( a few steps from this marker); The Architecture of Defense ( a few steps from this marker); Where Did the Soldiers Sleep? ( within shouting distance of this marker); The Heart of the Fort ( within shouting distance of this marker); Digging Down and Building Up ( within shouting distance of this marker); The Casemate - Key to Fort Design ( within shouting distance of this marker); Firing a Cannon ( within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prospect.
 
Also see . . .
1. Fort Knox in the National Historic Landmark Database. (Submitted on May 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Fort Knox State Historic Site, Maine. (Submitted on May 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Landmarks
 
Fort Knox National Historic Landmark & Appreciation Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
3. Fort Knox National Historic Landmark & Appreciation Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 495 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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