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Nagogdoches Fort, Texas – At town of same name.
Nahucke Fort, North Carolina – In Greene County.
Nangus Head, Fort at, Massachusetts – Fort Miller.
Nansemond Fort, Virginia – Near Suffolk.
Nantasket Head, Fort at, Massachusetts – Fort Revere.
Narragansett Fort, Rhode Island – Near site of Kingston.
Narrowstone Point Reservation, Washington – Entrance to Port Townsend.
Naseway Shoals, Fort at, Virginia
Nash Fort, Tennessee -At the head of Nortons Creek, northeast of Shelbyville.
Nashborough Fort, Tennessee – Now Nashville.
Nashville National Cemetery, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Nassau, Fort, New Jersey – Opposite Philadelphia.
Nassau, Fort, New York – On Castle Island, Hudson River.
Natchez National Cemetery, Mississippi – At Natchez.
Natchez (1), Fort, Mississippi – Near Natchez.
Natchez (2), Fort, Mississippi – On the Washita and Little Rivers.
Natchitoches, Fort at, Luisianna – Fort Claiborne.
National. Hotel General Hospital, Maryland – At Baltimore.
Neah Bay Reservation, Washington – Near Cape Flattery.
Nebraska State Soldiers’ Homes, Grand Island and Milford, Nebr.
Necessity Fort, Ohio – Near Scioto River, in Hardin County.
Necessity Fort, Louisiana – Franklin County; now town of that name, 20 miles south of Winnsboro.
Necessity Fort, Pennsylvania – In Fayette County.
Necessity Fort, Pennsylvania – In Western Pennsylvania.
Neches Fort, Tex.- On River Neches.
Neck Fort, New York – On Long Island.
Negas Fort, Maine – On Penobscot River.
Negley Camp, Kentucky – Near Nolin River.
Negley Camp, Maryland – Near Hagerstown.
Negley Fort, Tennessee – At Chattanooga.
Negley Fort, Tennessee – At Nashville.
Negleys Hill Fortifications, Pennsylvania – Near Pittsburg.
Negro Fort, Florida – On Apalachicola River.
Negro Fort, New York – In southeast part of State.
Neils Station, West Virginia – On the Kanawha, near Parkersburg.
Neilson Fort, New York – Near Bemis Heights.
Nelson Camp, Kentucky – Near Hickman’s Bridge.
Nelson Fort, Kentucky – At Louisville.
Nelson General Hospital, Kentucky – At Camp Nelson.
Nelson Camp National Cemetery, Kentucky – At Camp Nelson.
Nelson Fort, Virginia – On west side of Norfolk Harbor, opposite Fort Norfolk.
Nesqually Fort, Washington – On Nesqually River.
Neutral Island Fort on Maine.
Nevills Spring Camp at, Texas – Near Fort Davis.
Nevin, Camp, Kentucky – Nine miles below Elizabethtown.
New Albany National Cemetery, Indiana – At New Albany.
New Amstel Fort, Delaware – At Newcastle. (See Niewar Amstel.)
New Bedford, Fortifications. – At Massachusetts.
New Berne National Cemetery, North Carolina – At Newbern.
Newberry’s Blockhouse, Ohio – Below Belpre.
New Brighton Blockhouse at, Pennsylvania – At New Brighton.
Newburyport Defenses at, Massachusetts
New Casco Fort, Maine – On Presumpscot River.
Newcastle Arsenal, Delaware – At Newcastle.
New Castle Fort at Maine.
New Dartmouth Fort at Maine.
New Dungeness Harbor, Reservations at. Washington
New Gloucester Blockhouse at, Maine.
New Gottenburg Fort, Delaware – On Timicum Island.
New Hampshire State Soldiers’ Home, Tilton, New Hampshire.
New Haven Fort at, Vermont.
New Hope Camp Florida – In East Florida.
New Inverness Fort at, Georgia.
New Jersey State Soldiers’ Homes, Kearney and Vineland, New Jersey.
New Madrid, Fort, Missouri – Near New Madrid.
New Orleans Arsenal, Louisianna – At New Orleans.
New Orleans Barracks, Louisianna – Now Jackson Barracks.
Newport Arsenal, Kentucky – At Newport.
Newport Barracks, Kentucky – At Newport.
Newport Fort, New York – Near Mohawk River.
Newport Harbor Defenses of, Rhode Island.
Newport News Fort at, Virginia – Fort Butler.
Newton Fort, New York – On Staten Island, at Fort Wadsworth.
Newton Camp, Virginia – In Fairfax County.
Newton Camp, Virginia – At Westpoint.
Newton University General Hospital, Maryland – At Baltimore.
Newtown Fort at, New York.
New Utrecht Point, Fort at, New York.
New York Arsenal, New York – On Governors Island.
New York State Soldiers’ Homes, Bath and Oxford, New York.
Nez Percé, Fort, Washington – Now Fort Walla Walla.
Niagara Fort, New York – At mouth of Niagara, 1 mile from Youngstown.
Nicholas Fort, Alaska. – On Cook River.
Nicholson Fort, New York – On Hudson River, near Lake George, supposed to be same as Fort Edward.
Niewar Amstel Fort, Delaware – At Newcastle. (See New Amstel.)
Ninety-Six Fort, South Carolina – Near Cambridge, Abbeville district.
Niobrara Fort, Nebraska – Cherry County, on Niobrara River, opposite mouth of Minnichudza River.
Noble Camp, Indiana – Near New Albany.
Noble Battery, Tennessee – Near Knoxville.
Noddles Island, Fort on, Massachusetts – In Boston Harbor.
Noel Fort, Florida – Latitude 80° 16′, longitude 83° 50′; on the road to Tallahassee.
Fort Nogales, Mississippi – On Mississippi River, at Walnut Hills.
Nominac, Fort, Pennsylvania – On west bank of Delaware River.
Nonsense, Fort, Connecticut – Near New London; also called Fort Folly.
Nonsense, Fort, New Jersey – Near Morristown.
Nooks Hill Fortifications on, Massachusetts – Near Boston.
Norembega, Fort, Maine – On Penobscot River.
Norfolk Fort, Virginia – One mile north of Norfolk.
Normandy Blockhouse at, Tennessee – On Chattanooga and Nashville Railroad.
Norridgewock Fort, Maine.
Norris Fort, Pennsylvania – On Lehigh River.
North Battery, Massachusetts
North Battery, New York.
North Fort, Virginia
Northampton Fortifications at, Massachusetts
North Bend Blockhouse at, Ohio.
North Carolina Arsenal, North Carolina – At Fayetteville.
North Castle Fortifications, New York.
North Cliff Battery, New York.
North Dakota State Soldiers’ Home, Lisbon, North Dakota.
North Edisto Inlet Fortifications on, South Carolina.
Northern Camp, Ga.- At Griffin.
Northfield Fortifications at, Massachusetts
North Fork of the Canadian, Cantonment on, Indian Territory – Seventy miles from
Fort/Supply.
North Hero Blockhouse at, Vermont – At Dutchmans Point.
North Island Fort on, Maine.
North Point Fort at, Maryland – Fort Howard.
North Point Battery, Rhode Island. -On Narragansett Bay.
North River Battery on, New York – New York City.
North Santee Redoubt on, South Carolina – Mouth of North Santee River.
Northwestern Branch National Home, Wisconsin – Milwaukee County.
North Yarmouth Stockades at, Maine – On Royal River.
Norton Fort, Ga. – Twenty-two miles southeast from Fort Floyd.
Norton’s Blockhouse, Ohio.
Nugen Fort, Washington – On Whidbys Island.
Nuke Hill Fortifications on, Massachusetts – Near Boston.
Nulato, Fort, Alaska – On Yukon River.
Nutter’s Battery, New York – Near McGowans Pass.
Nutter’s Fort, West Virginia
Nye Camp, Nevada – Near Carson City.


Notes About Book:

Source: List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time, War Department, Adjutant General’s Office, Returns Division, 1902, Government Printing Office, Washington

Notes about Online Publication: This manuscript has been ocr’d and heavily edited. The structure of this manuscript has been changed to allow better online presentation.



MLA Source Citation:

War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Returns Division. List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1902. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 21 December 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/america/frontier-forts-n-forts.htm - Last updated on Nov 7th, 2013


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