— Fort Pickens —Langdon was first built as two open firing platforms.During World War II, Langdon's 12-inch rifles were roofed with a17-foot thick concrete casemates. But amphibious and missile warfare made harbor defense guns obsolete.
|Placed By||Gulf Islands National Seashore-National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 4:35am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16R E 471718 N 3355057|
|Decimal Degrees||30.32700000, -87.29420000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 19.62', W 87° 17.652'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 19' 37.20" N, 87° 17' 39.12" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1402-1404 Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach FL 32561, US|
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