So far, we have found very little information about Fort Gaines. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
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Our information shows that the community of Fort Gaines is historic. The information below applies to the area where Fort Gaines would have been located.
Typical Abbreviation: Ft. Gaines
Time Zone: The area where Fort Gaines was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)
Telephone Area Code for surrounding area: (251)
Elevation: Near sea level<2>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Fort Gaines. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2488, Longitude: -88.0750 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Fort Gaines have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||30° 14' 55"|
|Lon: ||-88° 4' 30"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<4> Fort Morgan
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Fort Gaines
|GNIS ID: 156366 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 01 / 27530 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Fort Gaines)