Fort Mifflin

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Location

6400 Hog Island Rd.
Philadelphia, PA 19153

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Phone Number:  215-685-4167

Begun by the British, just below the mouth of the Schuylkill River, in 1772, to defend river approaches to Philadelphia, it was completed by Major General Thomas Mifflin after the War of Independence started.

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