Fort William and Mary Commeration Marker
In Admiration of the gallantry of Capt. John Langdon and Maj. John Sullivan Leaders of the assaults
In memory of the patriots who captured the fort and removed the guns and stores
Erected by the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of New Hampshire 1902
Erected 1902 by Society of Colonial Wars in the State of New Hampshire.
Location. 43° 4.277′ N, 70° 42.597′ W. Marker is in New Castle, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker can be reached from Wentworth Road. Touch for map. Marker is located at Fort Constitution Park, on an active Coast Guard Base. Open houses are held on Sundays from 1-5. To access the fort, you must follow the blue line on the pavement, as shown in the aerial view. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Wentworth Road, New Castle NH 03854, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William and Mary Raids (approx. ¼ mile away); New Castle Congregational Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); New Park [New Shipyard Mall] (approx. 1.6 miles away
More about this marker. There is also a lighthouse next to the fort, which you may tour as well. $4.00 fee It is known as the Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse.
Regarding Fort William and Mary Commeration Marker. In its history, the fort has had several names originally it was Fort William and Mary. In 1808, it was renamed Fort Constitution.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. 3. submitted on July 12, 2017, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. 4, 5. submitted on July 12, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.