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Photographic Tour, page 2, of
Historic Fort Gaines
on Dauphin Island, Alabama
-Photos by Jim Janke, Dakoto State Univ.,
Madison, SD, USA-Sept. 24, 2002-
And others.....

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View from ground level, looking toward guardhouse

Anchor from the the U.S.S. Hartford, Admiral Farragut's flagship.

A bastion magazine.

The Officers' Kitchen, near the northwest bastion.

The ten-hole latrine, next to the bakery.

The blacksmith shop, next to the latrine.

Bunkbeds set up in the officer's quarters.

Intricate brick work in a ventilation passageway.

Shell "hit" from USS Chickasaw during the Battle of Mobile Bay.

Cannon on one of the bastions (east bastion)

Another cannon (southest bastion)
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