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Fort Stanwix

Rome, New York
County of Oneida.
112 E. Park St.
National Register Number: 66000057
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Defense - fortification. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2006.
Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: National Monument - NPS.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - November 23, 1962):
Resistance by the Fort's American garrison in August 1777 was chiefly responsible for the repulse of the western wing of a British invasion from Canada. Also the site of a major treaty involving the Iroquois in 1768.

Condition:
There are no threats identified at this time.

There are no changes from the last reporting period.

Recommendation/Change since last report:
Need for boundary study has been identified in GMP planning process. On-going education and interpretation to enhance public awareness and appreciation of the NHL.


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