Coupeville in Island County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
The Crockett Blockhouse
Erected by Ebey’s Landing National Historic Reserve.
Location. 48° 10.397′ N, 122° 40.339′ W. Marker is in Coupeville, Washington, in Island County. Marker is on Fort Casey Road. Touch for map. This marker is located between South Blockhouse Road and Crockett Farm Road. Marker is in this post office area: Coupeville WA 98239, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Guarding the Entrance to Puget Sound – Coast Artillery Corps (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ebey Blockhouse (approx. 2.6 miles away); Sunnyside (approx. 2.7 miles away); Mary Barrett Remaining Blockhouses of Central Whidbey (approx. 2.8 miles away); Davis Blockhouse (approx. 2.8 miles away); Col. Isaac Neff Ebey – Rebecca Whitey Ebey (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Jolly Boat (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coupeville.
More about this marker. The Crockett Blockhouse is part of Ebey's Landing National Historic Reserve.
Also see . . . Crockett, Walter, Col. - Access Genealogy. After reaching Oregon Colonel Crockett directed his course to Olympia, whence, in December of 1851, he removed to W[h]idb[e]y Island, locating upon the place still owned by Walter Crockett, Jr., and upon which was built in 1857 the stockade, a view of which will be found in this work. (Submitted on November 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.