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

New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot

 
 
New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2014
1. New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker
Inscription.
To support the British military
effort during the War of 1812,
New Brunswick's 104th Regiment
of Foot marched 700 miles from
Fredericton, New Brunswick to
Kingston, in present day Ontario,
during the winter of 1813. The
Regiment then participated in the
Second Battle of Sackets Harbor
in May 1813 suffering heavy
casualties.

 
Erected by New Brunswick, Canada.
 
Location. 43° 56.44′ N, 76° 8.291′ W. Marker is in Sackets Harbor, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Ontario Street south of Washington Street, in the median. Touch for map. This historial marker is located on a traffic island, at the point of the mainland that is closest to Horse Island, where the British initiated their attack on Sackets Harbor. 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. Horse Island (within shouting distance of this marker); The Landing Area (approx. 0.6 miles away); The British Observation Point (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Kentucky (approx. 0.6 miles away); Smoothbore Muzzle Loader Cannon
New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2014
2. New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); British Attack on Sackets Harbor (approx. 0.6 miles away); The British Advance is Halted (approx. 0.7 miles away); American Dragoon Commander Wounded (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sackets Harbor.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2014
3. New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker
View, looking east along Ontario Street, of the historical marker, situated on a traffic island, near the lake shore.
New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2014
4. New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker
A distant view, looking south along Ontario Street, of the historical marker, situated on a traffic island, near the lake shore.
New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 10, 2014
5. New Brunswick's 104th Regiment of Foot Marker
View, looking across some nearby residential property, of Horse Island (where the British attack was initiated), seen just off shore from the mainland.
 
 
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 224 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 26, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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