Fort Sewall

Fort Sewall Promontory
Marblehead, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Fort Sewall is located in Essex County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Monday April 14, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Fort Sewall was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Military.

Fort Sewall Information

Other Name: Marblehead Fort;Fort on Gale's Head
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1644, 1776, 1814
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Sewall Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 25
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
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:
Marblehead Historic Locations Essex County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations