Fort Lawton

On Magnolia Bluff
Seattle, Washington

Historic Document

Fort Lawton is located in King County, Washington certified as a historic location on Tuesday August 15, 1978. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Military Facility. Fort Lawton was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Military, Architecture.

Fort Lawton Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1917
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Army Corps Of Engineers

Fort Lawton Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 250
Number of historically contributing buildings: 24
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 6
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Seattle Historic Locations King County Historic Locations Washington Historic Locations