Archive for May, 2014

Marin Headlands – Fort Barry

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Before 1900, San Francisco‚Äôs coastal defenses were concentrated abreast, and just inside, the current day location of the Golden Gate Bridge, which spans from Fort Point to Lime Point. This is the narrowest part of the Golden Gate Straight. As the Endicott period defenses arrived in the late 1890s, breech-loading, rifled guns enhanced the accuracy […]