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U.S. Naval Air Station, Wet Basin, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL

U.S. Naval Air Station, Wet Basin, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL

 
 
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Summary

Significance: The Wet Basin, constructed in 1852 of dressed granite blocks on wood and concrete foundations, is an example of an early building slip, a berth and a construction and repair shop for Navy's ships.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-66
Survey number: HABS FL-240
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000595

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Date

1933 - 1970
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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Pensacola Beach30.42131, -87.21691
Google Map of 30.42130899999999, -87.2169149
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