Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W-89.)
Location. 37° 0.128′ N, 76° 18.679′ W. Marker is in Hampton, Virginia. Marker is on Ingalls Road 0.1 miles south of Ruckman Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 Ingalls Road, Fort Monroe VA 23651, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Monroe (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Cistern (about 400 feet away); Eprouvette Mortar (about 400 feet away); 12-Pounder Howitzer (about 400 feet away); Lantaka (about 500 feet away); John Mitchel (about 500 feet away); Austrian 6-Pounder Gun (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Austrian 6-Pounder Gun (about 500 feet away).
Regarding Fort Algernourne. The precise location of Fort Algernourne is unknown.
Algernon is the frequently used alternate spelling for the fort's name.
Categories. • Exploration • Forts, Castles • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 617 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.