Fort Standish – Hull, Massachusetts - Atlas Obscura

Fort Standish

Ruins of a fort include a staircase that leads up to the sky. 

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The ruins of Massachusetts Ft. Standish, used through World War II, once boasting sixty structures, now contain mostly the fort’s gun batteries (which had a range of nine miles) and a remaining staircase leading up to the sky. The path along the east side of the island leads to this “stairway to nowhere.”


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