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This page courtesy of Kenny Meyers, Slidell, LA

(1985-89) North casemates

(1985-89) 8" Rodman smooth bore which was mounted in barbette on top of the casemates. It was the only piece to be recovered during the 1962 excavation. The rest were sold for scrap during WWI


(1985-89Parade Ground. Flag pole marks the center of the fort and site of the Citadel in 1862

(1985-89Parade Ground. East exit to lower water battery

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