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This is an image of one of the blockhouses at Fort Halifax in Winslow.
After Fort Halifax was no longer manned, the surrounding community used it for a number of domestic operations. Eventually all the materials of the fort, with the exception of the surviving blockhouse, were taken down to build many public and private structures.
Today, a reconstructed blockhouse is the only remaining structure.
About This Item
- Title: Old Block, Winslow, ca. 1920
- Creator: Hale, R. A.
- Creation Date: circa 1920
- Subject Date: circa 1920
- Town: Winslow
- County: Kennebec
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12 cm x 17 cm
- Local Code: Photographs--Winslow
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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