Fort Standish – Hull, Massachusetts - Atlas Obscura
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Hull, Massachusetts

Fort Standish

Ruins of a fort include a staircase that leads up to the sky. 

The ruins of Massachusetts Ft. Standish, used through World War II, once boasting sixty structures, now contain mostly the fort’s gun batteries (which had a range of nine miles) and a remaining staircase leading up to the sky. The path along the east side of the island leads to this “stairway to nowhere.”