Fort Barry Chapel - Sausalito, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 49.848 W 122° 31.471
10S E 541842 N 4187148
Quick Description: The former chapel at the Marin Headlands.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/17/2014 11:04:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMKC5W
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 7

Long Description:
"This building served as a spiritual; center. Soldiers stationed at the Headlands once gathered here for religious service. Built in 1941, the chapel was designed to accommodate several faiths under one roof. For thirty years, Army chaplains offered catholic, protestant and Jewish services to young men preparing for war. When the army left the Headlands in 1972, the chapel was abandoned. Twenty years alter the National Parks Service - in partnership with the Golden Gate National Park Association - restored the building to its current condition. The work was completed with the help of many private donors. Today the chapel continues to serve as a special gathering place. It is now a center for park visitors and the entire Headlands community."
Year photo was taken: 1940s

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