Sackets Harbor in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
aka "Mud Fort"
constructed ca. 1814 on the
northwestern flank of the
American defense system
Erected 2013 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
Location. 43° 56.855′ N, 76° 7.811′ W. Marker is in Sackets Harbor, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Ontario Street south of Washington Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on park lands that are southwest of the Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Park, along a roadway that runs along the Lake Ontario shoreline. 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. Smoothbore Muzzle Loader Cannon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The British Advance is Halted (about 300 feet away); The British Observation Point (about 400 feet away); British Attack on Sackets Harbor (about 400 feet away); The Landing Area American Dragoon Commander Wounded (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Smoothbore Muzzle Loader Cannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Welcome to Sackets Harbor Battlefield (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sackets Harbor.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 268 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.