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Phoenix Shot Tower, Baltimore

Phoenix Shot Tower - Baltimore, Maryland
Phoenix Shot Tower
801 East Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21202Map
+1 410 605 2964
Neighborhood: Downtown
Overview

Located in the historic Jonestown, the 234 feet tall brick tower was, at one time the tallest structure in the country. The tower was designed by Jacob Wolfe and was functional between 1828 and 1892. It was used to make shot balls of lead, which were required in firearms. In 1972, it was declared as a national historic landmark. Come and have a look at this interesting structure, the walls of which are 4.5 feet thick!

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