Fort Durham Site

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Taku Harbor, Alaska

Historic Document

Fort Durham Site is located in Juneau County, Alaska certified as a historic location on Friday May 05, 1978. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Fort Durham Site was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Commerce, Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

Fort Durham Site Information

Other Name: AHRS Site JUN 036;Fort Taku
Ownership Type: Private, Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: British
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1840, 1843
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Douglas,James
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Forest Service

Fort Durham Site Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 450
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Taku Harbor Historic Locations Juneau County Historic Locations Alaska Historic Locations