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Plymouth in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Fort Williams

 
 
Fort Williams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
1. Fort Williams Marker
Inscription. Principal Union fort at Plymouth, named for Gen. Thomas Williams, stood here. It was the last fort to fall, April 20, 1864.
 
Erected 1961 by Archives and Highway Departments, Confederate Centennial Commission. (Marker Number BBB-9.)
 
Location. 35° 51.691′ N, 76° 44.948′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Williams Street and North Jefferson Street, on the left when traveling west on Fort Williams Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth NC 27962, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Earthworks (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Plymouth (approx. mile away); Ausbon House (approx. mile away); Plymouth United Methodist Church (approx. mile away); Hampton Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Carthagenia Lodge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Plymouth State Normal School (approx. 0.3 miles away); New Chapel Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Civil
 
Fort Williams St & N Jefferson St image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
2. Fort Williams St & N Jefferson St
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 340 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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