National Register of Historic Places in San Francisco

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National Register #80000371
Fort Miley Historic District
Lincoln Park North of Clement Street
Built 1899

The Fort Miley Military Reservation on Point Lobos was acquired by the U.S. Army by condemnation from the City and County of San Francisco in 1893. The army planned to use this new acquisition as the location of gun and mortar batteries for the defense of San Francisco Bay.

These emplacements would be part of a new system of harbor defense during what historians now call the Endicott Period (1890-1905), when coastal defenses were modernized around the nation.

The reservation contains fifty-four acres located on top of the headland at an elevation of approximately 350 feet.


Name Year Address Remarks Sort Address Sort Name
Battery ChesterFI-1 and FI-2FI001Battery Chester
Battery 243FI-4FI004Battery 243
Searchlight PowerhouseFI-3FI003Searchlight Powerhouse
Fire Control StationFI-350FI350Fire Control Station
Fire Control StationFI-351FI351Fire Control Station
Fire Control StationFI-352FI352Fire Control Station
Battery LivingstonFI-329FI329Battery Livingston
Battery SpringerFI-330FI330Battery Springer
Ordnance StorehouseFI-304FI304Ordnance Storehouse
Unidentified EarthworksUnidentified Earthworks
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