OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2005

Fort Delaware on Pea Patch Island
My Favorite Place

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A Picture Tour

I'm going to do something entirely different this month and give you a picture tour thru my very favorite Civil War site.  As far as I know, I never had an ancestor at Fort Delaware, but something keeps drawing me back there.  Join me now for the tour. 
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Scale Model and "map" of Pea Patch Island

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The Delafort which transports folks to Pea Patch Island.

Fort Delaware housed over 30,000 Confederate prisoners over a three year period.

Fort from the dock

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The outside walls of the fort

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The 8" Columbiad

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From the top

                       

From the top - the concrete Endicott area

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Inside the Fort

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