Newport in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Understanding the Fort
Location. 41° 28.722′ N, 71° 20.184′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is on Fort Adams Drive. Touch for map. Marker is located in Fort Adams State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Adams (here, next to this marker); Erich A. OíD. Taylor (a few steps from this marker); Fort Adams Foundation (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Adams (within shouting distance of this marker); Life in Fort Adams (within shouting distance of this marker); A Giant Among Forts (within shouting distance of Building a Fortress (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Returning Old Glory 2001 (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
Also see . . . Fort Adams - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.