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  • East of the breakwater and parallel to it for 2700 ft.
  • Of Pharos and partly formed by a breakwater (built 1871-1873 and prolonged 1906-1907), 2 m.
  • On that side it is sheltered by a huge breakwater, over 2 m.
  • It is dominated, on the seaward side, by four hills, and approached by a narrow entrance, with forts on either hand; a breakwater affords shelter on the east, and on the west is the Arsenal Basin, often regarded as the original harbour of the Carthaginians and Romans.
  • The harbour has an artificial breakwater and extensive modern fortifications (Fort Preble, on the Cape Shore; Fort Levett, on Cushing's Island; Fort Williams, at Portland Head; and Fort McKinley, on Great Diamond Island) among the best equipped in the United States.
 

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