Completed in 1749, the fort was named Christiansvaern ("Christian's Defense") in honor of King Christian VI of Denmark-Norway. This masonry fort replaced an earlier earthwork fortification destroyed by hurricane in 1738.
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|Date Added||Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 8:59pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||20Q E 319523 N 1963001|
|Decimal Degrees||17.74690000, -64.70220000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 17° 44.814', W 64° 42.132'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||17° 44' 48.84" N, 64° 42' 7.92" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1 Company St, Christiansted St Croix 00820, VI|
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