Gerrish Island

Gerrish Island is an island in . Gerrish Island is situated southwest of , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

is a former defensive fortification of the United States military located along the southern coast at at the mouth of the . is situated 1½ miles west of Gerrish Island. Photo: Decumanus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse is a historic lighthouse located within Fort Constitution in , , United States. is situated 1½ miles west of Gerrish Island. Photo: Rosstracy, CC BY 3.0.

Whaleback Light is a historic lighthouse marking the mouth of the in . is situated 1½ miles southwest of Gerrish Island.

Tourist attraction
was a colonial fortification in Britain's worldwide system of defenses, defended by soldiers of the Province of New Hampshire who reported directly to the royal governor. is situated 1½ miles west of Gerrish Island. Photo: AlexiusHoratius, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a census-designated place in the town of , , , United States. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a small town in , directly across from the border, that features a number of outlet stores. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a census-designated place consisting of the main village in the town of in , , United States. Photo: Faolin42, CC BY 3.0.

Gerrish Island

43.0778° or 43° 4' 40.1" north
-70.6786° or 70° 40' 43" west
Open Location Code
20 feet (6 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 358219970
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Gerrish Island
  • Gerrish's Island

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