Shot Tower

SE corner of Fayette and Front Sts.
Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland

Historic Document

Shot Tower is located in Baltimore County, Maryland certified as a historic location on Wednesday October 01, 1969. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Manufacturing Facility. Shot Tower was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Shot Tower Information

Other Name: Phoenix Shot Tower;Baltimore Shot Tower;Merchant's Shot Towe
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1828
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Shot Tower Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
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:
Baltimore (Independent City) Historic Locations Baltimore County Historic Locations Maryland Historic Locations