HARBOR DEFENSES of the DELAWARE


map copyright 2002 AFN

FORT MIFFLIN

FORT MERCER

FORT DELAWARE

FORT DuPONT
& Reedy Island (Liston Front Range)

FORT MOTT

FORT SAULSBURY

FORT MILES

CAPE MAY
Military Reservation

Each of the Fort pages serve as
individual home pages

"Always Prepared"
HD Delaware

Coast Artillery Corps

Other major military bases include:
(A) Dover Air Force Base
(B) Philadelphia Navy Yard
(C) Bethany Beach National Guard Center
(D) USCG Receiving Station


USGS Satellite Images of Delaware River
courtesy of Microsoft TerraServer

See also North American Fortifications

I wish to thank my friends at Ft. Mott State Park for helping me make this website a reality.

About Us

Seacoast Forts of Hampton Roads - Chesapeake Bay Harbor Defenses
Potomac River Defenses for Washington, D.C.
Baltimore Harbor Defenses
North Carolina Harbor Defenses - Cape Fear
North Carolina Harbor Defenses - Outer Banks

Contributions of historical material and photographs are greatly appreciated!
This website is an ongoing project. We are always learning something new,
and we would like all to share in any new information that is gathered.
Thank you, and enjoy!

Please send comments and suggestions to:
Phil Payette

North American Fortifications
2002 American Forts Network

This is the same site that was once hosted on Geocities.com
until Yahoo! pulled the plug in October 2009.
Nothing else has changed.

Wilmington-Philadelphia Links

The following links are provided as a service to you, the reader, for your enjoyment. No endorsement or affiliation is implied or suggested.

The News Journal

Philadelphia Citypaper

The Philadelphia Inquirer

U.S.S. New Jersey BB-62

U.S.S. Olympia C-6

Independence Seaport Museum

Delaware River and Bay Lighthouse Foundation

New Jersey Lighthouse Society

Other Related Links


Council on America's Military Past (CAMP)

CDSG

Civil War Fortifications Study Group

Company of Military Historians