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

Blockhouse

 
 
Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 28, 2013
1. Blockhouse Marker
Inscription. Erected in 1812 for defense against the British attack
Stone house the Tisdale Homestead erected 1819
 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 56.733′ N, 76° 7.248′ W. Marker is in Sackets Harbor, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of West Washington Street and South Broad Street 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. Fort Virginia (within shouting distance of this marker); Sackets Harbor - Fall 1814 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Chauncey (about 600 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. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sackets Harbor.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 28, 2013
2. Blockhouse 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 301 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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