Old Block, Winslow, ca. 1920

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Old Block, Winslow, ca. 1920

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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.

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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

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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