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Forts that served man in "War and Peace" can be found all around the world.
-The aim of this category is to find and log the many Forts that remain intact or have been restored.
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Historic FortsFORT CASWELL - Oak Island, NC

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Fort Caswell Oak island NC was occupied by the Confederate States of America and the Union government

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/21/2008

last visited: 8/1/2011

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Historic FortsFORT SUMTER - Charleston, South Carolina U.S.A.

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Fort Sumter National Monument

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/17/2008

last visited: 9/18/2014

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Historic FortsFort Martin Scott, Fredericksburg, Texas

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Early Texas frontier military outpost that was bypassed by civilization and history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: Texas

date approved: 3/13/2008

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Historic Forts"MAHAKAN FORT" - Bangkok, Thailand.

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Historic octagonal shaped fort in downtown Bangkok. Currently undergoing restoration work. Fun spot to take the kids.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member horizon seeker

location: Thailand

date approved: 3/8/2008

last visited: 12/21/2007

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Historic FortsROYAL CITADEL - Plymouth, U.K.

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The massive Royal Citadel fort stands guard over the City of Plymouth and the Plymouth Sound today just as it has done since the 17th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sir Lose-a-lot

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 3/7/2008

last visited: 5/29/2014

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Historic FortsFortaleza de Santo Amaro da Barra Grande - Guaruja, Brazil

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Historic fort in Guaruja overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Brazil

date approved: 3/3/2008

last visited: 3/4/2008

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Historic FortsFort Saint-Louis - Martinique

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The original Fort Saint-Louis was built on this narrow peninsula in 1638 but it has been expanded many times since. Parts of it are still being used by the military but the rest can be visited.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Beagle-1

location: Martinique

date approved: 2/22/2008

last visited: 11/22/2004

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Historic FortsFort Ticonderoga - Ticonderoga, NY

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Fort Ticonderoga is arguably the most famous fort in the US and played a pivotal role in US history.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/22/2008

last visited: 5/30/2006

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Historic FortsFort Rodd Hill - Colwood, BC

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A fort built in the late 19th century to protect Esquimalt and Victoria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/6/2008

last visited: 8/30/2014

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Historic FortsFort St. Catherine - St. George's Parish, Bermuda

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Historic 17th century fort located on a hill at the northernmost point in Bermuda.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Bermuda

date approved: 1/31/2008

last visited: 2/20/2015

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Historic FortsThe Bastion - Nanaimo, BC

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The only known remaining free standing defensive fortification built by the Hudson Bay Company and probably the smallest fort you will ever visit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/27/2008

last visited: 4/6/2015

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Historic FortsJaisalmer Fort, Rajasthan, India

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A 15th Century Fort on a hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: India

date approved: 1/14/2008

last visited: never

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Historic FortsKumbhalgarh Fort, Kumbhalgarh, Rajasthan, India

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A 15thC fortress with 36 Kilometres of wall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: India

date approved: 1/10/2008

last visited: 10/23/2006

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Historic FortsUnion Fort Johnson (a.k.a. Tennessee State Capital) - Nashville, TN

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During the Civil War and the Union Occupation of Nashville from 1862-1865, the State Capital was tranformed into Fortress Andrew Johnson. The artillery located there never had to be fired in battle, but were used for drills and celebrations.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/9/2008

last visited: 11/12/2014

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Historic FortsMehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur.

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A 15thC fort in the Thar desert of north India.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: India

date approved: 1/8/2008

last visited: 4/14/2014

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Historic FortsFort Yargo - Winder, GA

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One of the first protected settlements in the Jug Tavern area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 1/7/2008

last visited: 5/8/2014

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Historic FortsFt. Wilkins - Copper Harbor MI

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Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, in the northern Keweenaw Peninsula, offers camping and day use facilities and features a restored 1844 army military outpost and one of the first lighthouses on Lake Superior built in 1866. Fort Wilkins became a State Park in 1923. Extensive restoration work and development began in the 1930s under the Work Project Administration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/12/2007

last visited: 2/17/2012

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Historic FortsFort Point - San Francisco

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"Fort Point is located at the southern side of the Straits of the Golden Gate at the entrance to San Francisco Bay. This fort was completed just before the American Civil War, to defend San Francisco Bay against hostile warships."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 12/6/2007

last visited: 9/21/2013

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Historic FortsFort Mandan - Washburn, North Dakota

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Reconstructed fort where Lewis and Clark spent their winter of of 1804- 1805 near Washburn, North Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: North Dakota

date approved: 11/25/2007

last visited: 8/4/2013

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Historic FortsUpper Fort Garry - Winnipeg MB

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Over 200 years ago, Fort Gibraltar was built here by the Hudson's Bay Company. It was renamed Fort Garry 18 years later.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria

location: Manitoba, Canada

date approved: 11/24/2007

last visited: 3/10/2015

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Historic FortsFORT MATANZAS - SSE of St. Augustine, Florida

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Located 14 miles south of St Augustine, Fort Matanzas guards Matanzas Inlet, the southern mouth of the Matanzas River, which can be used as a rear entrance to St. Augustine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member moochie

location: Florida

date approved: 11/21/2007

last visited: 4/8/2014

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Historic FortsFort Koshkonong - Fort Atkinson, WI

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On July 15, 1832, General Henry Atkinson finished erecting at the junction of the Rock and Bark Rivers a temporary stockade known as Fort Koshkonong. This replica of the Fort was built in the 1960s. It is located in Riverside park in Ft. Atkinson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 11/21/2007

last visited: 10/19/2009

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Historic FortsFort Clinch - Fernandina Beach, FL

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Fort Clinch, located in Fernandina Beach, Florida, is one of the most well-preserved 19th century forts in the USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 11/20/2007

last visited: 10/17/2014

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Historic FortsCASTILLO de SAN MARCOS-St Augustine, FL

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Castillo de San Marcos represents the oldest remaining European fortification in the continental United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member moochie

location: Florida

date approved: 11/19/2007

last visited: 3/2/2015

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Historic FortsFORT JEFFERSON-DRY TORTUGAS

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Fort Jefferson, located on Garden Key in the Dry Tortugas, is one of the largest masonry structures in the Western Hemisphere. It is constucted with over 16 million bricks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member moochie

location: Florida

date approved: 11/18/2007

last visited: 1/4/2015

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