Fort Edgecomb State Historic Site

Fort Edgecomb State Historic Site


Location:Off US 1 at the Edgecomb end of the Wicasset bridge, on Eddy Road.
Facilities:Historic structures, interpretive panels, picnic facilities. Open Memorial Day-Labor Day.
Activities:Guided tours and special events in summer; fishing.
Special Features:Located on Davis Island in the Sheepscott River, Fort was built prior to the War of 1812 to protect the Maine coast and its shipping interest. The centerpiece of the fort is the Blockhouse, which was built in 1809 and represent's the nation's best-preserved blockhouse of this period.
Address:66 Fort Rd
Edgecomb, ME 04556

Phone:207-882-7777
Web: www.maine.gov/doc/parks/programs/db_search
Size: 3 acres.

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