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Sackets Harbor in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Virginia

 
 
Fort Virginia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 28, 2013
1. Fort Virginia Marker
Inscription. War of 1812 Armed with 16 Guns
 
Erected 1939 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 56.751′ N, 76° 7.281′ W. Marker is in Sackets Harbor, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of West Washington Street and Ambrose Street, on the right when traveling east on West Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sackets Harbor NY 13685, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Blockhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Sackets Harbor - Fall 1814 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Chauncey (about 700 feet away); Sackett Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to the Men and Women (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sackets Harbor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sackets Harbor Shipbuilding (approx. 0.2 miles away); Union Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sackets Harbor.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar of 1812
 
Fort Virginia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 28, 2013
2. Fort Virginia Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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