Whitehall in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Converted to warsloop
MacDonough’s flagship 1814
Battle of Plattsburgh
Sunk East Bay – Raised 1958
Erected by Washington County Historical Society.
Location. 43° 33.163′ N, 73° 24.166′ W. Marker is in Whitehall, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Skenesborough Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located near the Skenesborough Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Whitehall NY 12887, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Champlain Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Whitehall (within shouting distance of this marker); Lakes to Locks Passage (within shouting distance of this marker); Skenesborough Museum (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of the United States Navy (about 400 feet away); Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Birthplace of the United States Navy (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whitehall.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 6, 7. submitted on October 29, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.