—Defenses of Washington 1861 - 1865 —Here stood Fort Ellsworth, named for Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth who was killed during the Union Army's occupation of Alexandria on May 24, 1861. Built in 1861, the fort had a perimeter of 618 yards and emplacement for 29 guns.
|Placed By||The Civil War Round Table of Alexandria|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, May 18th, 2019 at 8:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 320272 N 4297646|
|Decimal Degrees||38.80926667, -77.06993333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.556', W 77° 4.196'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 33.36" N, 77° 4' 11.76" W|
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