Historic California Posts, Camps, Stations and Airfields
Great Highway Military Reservation
US Army Corps of Engineers History
Location: Two thirds of a mile south of Golden Gate Park, on Great Highway in San Francisco.

Site History: : Army use began in 1943 with the acquisition of 0.72 permit acres. The site was used by the Army as a fire control station. In March 1959, 0.72 permit acres were terminated, and ownership reverted to the City and County of San Francisco. The site is currently vacant. Records do not indicate if there were any improvements.
US Army Corps of Engineers Real Estate Map

Source: Sacramento District, US Army Corps of Engineers


Report of Completed Works - Seacoast Fortifications

Report of Completed Works - Seacoast Fortifications: Great Highway Fire Control Stations

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Harbor Defenses of San Francisco - A Field Guide 1890 to 1950
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