Fort Revere (former) Improvements – Hull MA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) conducted a development / improvement program at hundreds of military sites across the country. A DoD history document cites works at “Fort Banks” in Hull, Plymouth County, but it is possible these refer to Fort Revere.

  • “Repair, modernize, and improve buildings”
    Official Project Number: 265‐14‐2007
    Total project cost: $7,569.00
    Sponsor: Commanding Officer, U.S. Army
  • “Paint and repair buildings”
    Official Project Number: 265‐14‐2013
    Total project cost: $11,359.00
    Sponsor: Commanding Officer, Fort Banks, U.S. Army
  • “Modernize and improve buildings”
    Official Project Number: 365‐14‐2‐3
    Total project cost: $38,612.00
    Sponsor: Commanding Officer, Harbor Defense, Fort Banks, U.S. Army
  • “Rehabilitate and modernize buildings and improve grounds.”
    Official Project Number: 165‐2‐14‐251
    Total project cost: $132,214.00
    Sponsor: Commanding Officer, Fort Banks, U.S. Army

Source notes

Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations, July 2009 (page C-71).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 6, 2018.

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Location Info


Fort Revere
Hull, MA

Coordinates: 42.304535, -70.905112

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