January 18, 2018
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Portland’s Fort Gorges

By Troy R. Bennett, BDN Staff

Fort Gorges, named for an early English proprietor of the area, sits on Hog Island Ledge in Portland Harbor on Wednesday. Begun in 1858, it was finished in 1864 but never garrisoned.

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