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Fort Washington, Main Gate, Fort Washington Road, Fort Washington Forest, Prince George's County, MD



B&W Photos

HB607333
South Elevation

HB607334
Detailed View Of South Elevation Showing Windows, Window Surrounds With Semi-circular Arches Springing From Flat Headers, And Gate Column

HB607335
Detailed View (south) Of Drawbridge Gate

HB607336
Detailed View Of Drawbridge Machine

HB607337
Detailed View (north) Of Interior Gate Showing Cross-bar

HB607338
Detailed View Of Herring Bone Brick Paving Pattern

HB607339
Perspective View (north) Showing Outer Wall Of Moat And Lowered Drawbridge

HB607340
Perspective View Of Demilune Moat

HB607341
Perspective View Of East Side At Terreplein Level

HB607342
Perspective View Of North (rear) And West Side Of Second Floor, West Room Showing Relationship To North Terreplein Of Northwest Demi-bastion And Stairs Leading To Gun Mount Above Main Gate

HB607343
Detailed View Of Northwest Corner At Terreplein Level Showing Stone Quoins, Entablature And Cornice

HB607344
Perspective View (northeast) Showing Gun Mount Above Main Gate

HB607345
Detailed View Of First Floor, East Room Fireplace (east Wall) And Windows Before Restoration

HB607346
Detailed Elevation Of First Floor, East Room Fireplace Opening And Window On East Wall During Restoration

HB607347
Interior View Of First And Second Floor (floor Removed) East Rooms During Restoration

HB607348
Detailed View Of First And Second Floor (floor Removed) East Rooms Showing Fireplace And Windows On East Wall

HB607349
Detailed View Of First Floor, West Room Fireplace (west Wall) And Door Before Restoration

HB607350
Perspective View Into Second Floor, West Room (roof Removed) During Restoration

HB607351
Interior View Of First And Second Floor (floor Removed) West Rooms Showing Doors In North Wall

HB607352
Detailed Elevation Of Door, Second Floor, West Room, North Wall


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Fort Washington Road, Fort Washington Forest vicinity, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-307-A
Building/structure dates: 1820 initial construction

Subjects
Forts & Fortifications


Related Names
Unknown, Photographer
Rowe, Abbie, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH ELEVATION
2. DETAILED VIEW OF SOUTH ELEVATION SHOWING WINDOWS, WINDOW SURROUNDS WITH SEMI-CIRCULAR ARCHES SPRINGING FROM FLAT HEADERS, AND GATE COLUMN
3. DETAILED VIEW (SOUTH) OF DRAWBRIDGE GATE
4. DETAILED VIEW OF DRAWBRIDGE MACHINE
5. DETAILED VIEW (NORTH) OF INTERIOR GATE SHOWING CROSS-BAR
6. DETAILED VIEW OF HERRING BONE BRICK PAVING PATTERN
7. PERSPECTIVE VIEW (NORTH) SHOWING OUTER WALL OF MOAT AND LOWERED DRAWBRIDGE
8. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF DEMILUNE MOAT
9. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF EAST SIDE AT TERREPLEIN LEVEL
10. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF NORTH (REAR) AND WEST SIDE OF SECOND FLOOR, WEST ROOM SHOWING RELATIONSHIP TO NORTH TERREPLEIN OF NORTHWEST DEMI-BASTION AND STAIRS LEADING TO GUN MOUNT ABOVE MAIN GATE
11. DETAILED VIEW OF NORTHWEST CORNER AT TERREPLEIN LEVEL SHOWING STONE QUOINS, ENTABLATURE AND CORNICE
12. PERSPECTIVE VIEW (NORTHEAST) SHOWING GUN MOUNT ABOVE MAIN GATE
13. DETAILED VIEW OF FIRST FLOOR, EAST ROOM FIREPLACE (EAST WALL) AND WINDOWS BEFORE RESTORATION
14. DETAILED ELEVATION OF FIRST FLOOR, EAST ROOM FIREPLACE OPENING AND WINDOW ON EAST WALL DURING RESTORATION
15. INTERIOR VIEW OF FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR (FLOOR REMOVED) EAST ROOMS DURING RESTORATION
16. DETAILED VIEW OF FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR (FLOOR REMOVED) EAST ROOMS SHOWING FIREPLACE AND WINDOWS ON EAST WALL
17. DETAILED VIEW OF FIRST FLOOR, WEST ROOM FIREPLACE (WEST WALL) AND DOOR BEFORE RESTORATION
18. PERSPECTIVE VIEW INTO SECOND FLOOR, WEST ROOM (ROOF REMOVED) DURING RESTORATION
19. INTERIOR VIEW OF FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR (FLOOR REMOVED) WEST ROOMS SHOWING DOORS IN NORTH WALL
20. DETAILED ELEVATION OF DOOR, SECOND FLOOR, WEST ROOM, NORTH WALL


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