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The Old Stand Pipe, Fort Hill, Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.013 (RS1782)

Description

The Fort Hill Tower or Cochituate Standpipe is shown at Fort Hill in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The original earthworks were used in the Siege of Boston. The Standpipe was built by the Cochituate Water Board.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001782
AccessID: 3759
Other identifier: HNEDID-001782
GUSN
196953
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.013

Record details

Other Organizations
Boston, (Mass.). Cochituate Water Board
Descriptive Terms
forts
standpipes (plumbing)
Subjects
Architectural photography
Fort Hill (Roxbury, Mass.)
Highland Park (Roxbury, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Fort Hill Tower (Roxbury, Mass.)
Location Note
Geographic / Mass. / Roxbury / Franklin Park

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