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Cape Vincent in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War of 1812 Barracks

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2014
1. War of 1812 Barracks Marker
Inscription.

During the
War of 1812
American soldiers were
housed in barracks erected
here and at the foot of
James Street

 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 44° 7.709′ N, 76° 20.082′ W. Marker is in Cape Vincent, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (New York State Route 12E) and James Street, on the right when traveling west on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: SW corner of the Village Green, Cape Vincent NY 13618, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cape Vincent Village Green, Inc. (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War I Memorial (about 400 feet away); Hollenbeck Mein Handley Memorials (about 400 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 400 feet away); Stone House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cape Vincent Lighthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tibbits Point Lighthouse (approx. 2.6 miles away); Tibbetts Point Lighthouse (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Vincent.
 
Also see . . .  History of Cape Vincent NY.
War of 1812 Barracks Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2014
2. War of 1812 Barracks Marker
(Submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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