Fort Pitt Blockhouse
Fort Pitt Blockhouse
Dedicated: Friday, May 08, 1959
County: Allegheny
Marker Type: City
GIS Coordinates: 40.5717-79.8792

Location: Point State Park, next to the Blockhouse, Pittsburgh

Marker Text: One of Fort Pitt's outworks, this blockhouse or redoubt stood near the western bastions and is the only surviving structure of that fort. Built in 1764 by Col. Henry Bouquet.

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