Oldest Blockhouse in the United StatesThis blockhouse is the only building that remains of a larger fort complex, built by British-Americans in 1754-1755, to defend the upper Kennebec River Valley from possible attack by the French and their Native American allies.
|Placed By||Maine Department of Conservation, Bureau of Parks and Lands|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, April 12th, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 450042 N 4931959|
|Decimal Degrees||44.53923333, -69.62883333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 32.354', W 69° 37.73'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 32' 21.24" N, 69° 37' 43.8" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 71 Bay St, Winslow ME 04901, US|
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