Fort Sainte Anne (Nova Scotia)
The fort was built by Captain Charles Daniel (1629) after raiding Baleine. and was occupied from 1639 to 1641, adjacent to the Simon Denys Fort (1650-1659) and Fort Dauphin (1713-45, 1748-58), two other French military forts built on the site.
Fort Dauphin was established, in part, by Jean-Baptiste Hertel de Rouville (26 October 1668 – 30 June 1722) who was a colonial military officer of New France. During Queen Anne's War he led the French Raid on Deerfield and military operations against the English in Newfoundland. He played a role in the early settlement of both Englishtown (1719-1722) and St. Peter's (1713-1718), Île-Royale (present-day Cape Breton Island), after that war. He died at Fort Dauphin. 
Fort Dauphin was briefly the capital of Ile Royale from 1713 to 1719.
As commodore of the fleet, Edward Tyng led 13 armed vessels and about 90 transports in the successful Louisbourg (1745). He participated in the Capture of the Vigilant and the destruction of Port Dauphin (Englishtown) in June 1745, burning 40 houses and an equal number of vessels.
Fort Saint Anne is a National Historic Site.
- Griffiths, E. From Migrant to Acadian. McGill-Queen's University Press. 2005. p.52
- Haefeli and Sweeney, p. 99
- p. 36
- History of Nova Scotia
- Nova Scotia Forts - Englishtown Forts
- Port Dauphin Naval Base historic monument at Englishtown
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