Fort McClary State Historic Site

Fort McClary State Historic Site in Kittery, Maine

The Fort McClary State Historic Site is a historic military complex in Kittery, Maine. This old fort sits right on the Portsmouth Harbor. Historic Specs

Cape Elizabeth Fire Control Tower

Cape Elizabeth Fire Control Tower on Cape Elizabeth Military Reservation and now in the present-day Two Lights State Park in Cape Elizabeth, Maine

The Cape Elizabeth Fire Control Tower is a historic structure in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. It was built in 1942 and now stands in a public park.

Battery 201

Battery 201 at Two Lights State Park in Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Battery 201 is an abandoned coastal gun battery that was built during World War 2. It now stands in a public park in Cape Elizabeth, Maine.

Trundy Point Observation Tower

Trundy Point Observation Tower on Avon Road in Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Let’s go explore the abandoned Trundy Point Observation Towers in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. These are two fascinating historic military structures that were once used to detect and locate enemy vessels offshore. The coordinates from the tower observers would be used to direct fire upon enemies from nearby coastal batteries. The first tower seen from the […]

Battery Mason

Battery Mason on Fort Preble at Spring Point in South Portland, Maine

Battery Rivardi is an abandoned coastal gun battery at Spring Point in the present-day Fort Preble Park in South Portland, Maine.

Battery Rivardi

Battery Rivardi at Fort Preble in South Portland, Maine

Battery Rivardi is an abandoned Endicott Period concrete coastal gun battery in present-day Fort Preble Park in South Portland, Maine. It was built in 1906 and originally equipped with two 6-inch M1903 guns mounted on M1903 Disappearing carriages. Battery Rivardi Establishment The Civil War’s advancements in weaponry rendered smoothbore cannons and masonry forts obsolete. The […]

Nonantum Resort Lighthouse

Nonantum Resort Lighthouse in Kennebunkport, Maine

The Nonantum Resort Lighthouse is a beautiful decorative lighthouse located right on the shores of the Kennebunk River in Kennebunkport, Maine.

Whitlocks Mill Lighthouse

Whitlocks Mill Lighthouse in Calais, Maine on the St. Croix River

Whitlocks Mill Lighthouse is a historic lighthouse in Calais, Maine that has stood on the south bank of the St.Croix River since it was established in 1892. Lighthouse Specs

Whitehead Lighthouse

Whitehead Lighthouse on Whitehead Island off St. George, Maine

Whitehead Lighthouse is a historic lighthouse located at the southwestern entrance to Penobscot Bay. The tower stands on Whitehead Island off St. George, Maine. Lighthouse Specs