Fort Stark Historic Site

Fort Stark Historic Site


Location:Off NH Route 1B in the southeast corner of New Castle Island.
Facilities:Historic site, unmarked walking trail.
Special Features:This historic military fortification overlooking the Piscataqua River, Atlantic Ocean, and Little Harbor was used as an active fort in every war from the Revolutionary War through World War II. The fort is named for John Stark, commander of New Hampshire forces in the Battle of Bennington (1777). The gates to the fort are locked for winter on November 1st.
Address:Wildrose Ln
New Castle, NH 03854

Phone:603-436-1552
Web: www.nhstateparks.org/ParksPages/FortStark/FortStark.html
Size: 10 acres.

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Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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