Fort Clinch

3 mi. N of Fernandina Beach on FL AIA
Fernandina Beach, Florida

Historic Document

Fort Clinch is located in Nassau County, Florida certified as a historic location on Wednesday February 23, 1972. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Military Facility, Fortification. Fort Clinch was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Military, Architecture.

Fort Clinch Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1847, 1862, 1898
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Pentagonal Fort
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Clinch Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 145
Number of historically contributing buildings: 9
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 7
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:
Fernandina Beach Historic Locations Nassau County Historic Locations Florida Historic Locations