Newport, Rhode Island
We recently traveled to Rhode Island for seven days of R. & R. Here are some photos we made at places never before experienced by us.
|The entrance to Fort Adams|
|Construction of fort began in 1824, took 30 years to complete, |
was used as the U. S. Naval Academy during the Civil War.
|Steps along the Cliff Walk trail in Newport, RI|
|A view of the harbor|
|Cliff Walk trail|
|One of the many mansions built during the Gilded Age|
|He was given the rank of Lieutenant General in command of some |
7,000 French troops and sent to join the Continental Army
|Oldest library still functioning in the original building|
|Marble House mansion|