Maps and Satellite Photos of Fort Tilden and the Rockaways
Updated: October 13, 2001
1685 - Dutch Map of Breukelen and Nieuw Amsterdam Area (Great early map)
1734 - Map of New York Harbor
1776 - Map of Brooklyn and Rockaway
1873 - Map of Brooklyn and Rockaway
1885 - Map of Brooklyn and Rockaway
1918 - Map of Fort Tilden (Shows original buildings).
1918 - Map of the Proposed Construction at Fort
Tilden (plan not approved)
1935 - Map of Fort Tilden #1 (Note that some of the
original 1918 buildings still are standing).
1935 - Map of Fort Tilden #2
Satellite Photo (Microsoft Terraserver)
Current Map of Fort Tilden (Mapquest)
Most of the older maps are from the Library of Congress, American Memory Digital Collection.