Fort McHenry, Powder Magazine, East Fort Avenue at Whetstone Point, Baltimore, Independent City, MD
East Fort Avenue at Whetstone Point, Baltimore, MD
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS MD-197
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-47).
Building/structure dates: 1799
Significance: This structure, built about 1800, in its original form played an important part in the bombardment of Fort McHenry, September 13-14, 1814.
War (War Of 1812)
Military Art & Science
Campaigns & Battles
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
Nelson, Lee H., Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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