Fort Zachary Taylor

U.S. Naval Station, Key West, Florida

Photos 

Fort Taylor

1. 1968 SOUTHWEST CORNER, EXTERIOR WAIL

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

A mid-nineteenth century fortification built of brick and local stone, the remains of which provide an excellent example of military construction of the period. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS FL-283)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 11, 1971
Reference number
71000244
Areas of significance
Military; Engineering; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Fortification
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1844; 1856
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 3

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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