Fort Independence

Also known as: The Castle, Castle William, Castle William & Mary, Fort Mary
Castle Island, Boston, Massachusetts

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey Frank O. Branzetti, Photographer April 18, 1941 (a) EXT.-GENERAL VIEW, LOOKING NORTH

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1970
Reference number
70000921
Area of significance
Military
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic function
Fortification
Current function
Park
Periods of significance
1650-1699; 1600-1649; 1875-1899; 1700-1749; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Significant years
1634; 1851
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • June 2, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

Sources