Fort Holmes

Fort Holmes is a fortified earthen redoubt located on the highest point of . Originally built in 1814 by British forces during the War of 1812, the redoubt was improved by that army throughout the course of the war to help defend the adjacent…

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is a former British and American military outpost garrisoned from the late 18th century to the late 19th century in the city of , on . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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is a place within and is located on the shore of , two miles northwest of the island's downtown and harbor. is situated 2 miles northwest of Fort Holmes. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Fort Holmes

45.8581° or 45° 51' 29.3" north
-84.6164° or 84° 36' 58.9" west
Open Location Code
896 feet (273 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 153913918
Geo­Names ID
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