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Castillo de San Marcos Main Wall and Moat

Castillo de San Marcos Main Wall and Moat

This picture was taken from the terreplein of Castillo de San Marcos and prominently shows part of the fort's main wall and the moat. The extension above the main wall is called a parapet. The domed structure at the end of the parapet is called a garita.
Galleries: Castillo de San Marcos, Forts and Fortifications
Keywords: castillo de san marcos, covered way, curtain wall, exterior view of castillo de san marcos, florida, fort marion, glacis, moat, morning, national park service, parapet, st. augustine, terreplein, u.s. national monument, u.s. national register of historic places
Photo Location: Castillo de San Marcos, St. Augustine, Florida
Photographer: Dr. Roy Winkelman
Date of Photo: 12/18/2013
Device Make: Canon
Device Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure Time: 0.0769231
F Number: 22
Original Dimensions: 5616×3744
Picture Orientation: Landscape
GPS Coordinates: 29°53′52″N 81°18′41″W
Picture Number: 27426