Title

Now slated for condominium development, Fort McKinley on Great Diamond Island wa

Authors

Nelson H. Lawry

Source

Island Journal

Date

1989

Volume Number

Volume 6

Pages

64

Abstract

Now slated for condominium development, Fort McKinley on Great Diamond Island was designed in 1890 to defend the secondary entrance to Portland Harbor. It is the tenth largest of America's 78 Endicott forts. Detailed article explains its history and the function of its batteries. Related box calls for the elevation of the fort to National Landmark status.

Subjects

Fort McKinley Great Diamond Island

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