Fort Ontario

E. 7th St. and Lake Ontario, Oswego, New York

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Fort Ontario

Photo taken by Richard Doody in 1984

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 18, 1970
Reference number
70000426
Areas of significance
Military; Engineering
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Site
Historic function
Fortification
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant year
1839
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1

Tags 

19th Century (36,837)
Brick (42,459)
Built 1839 (182)
Built during 1830s (2,676)
Fort (306)
New York (5,963)
Oswego County, New York (93)
Oswego, New York (28)
Owned by state government (3,451)
Stone (26,162)

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2018: New photo from Richard Doody

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