Hampshire Treasures

Volume 11 ( Portsmouth)

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Fort
C.19
Spit Sand Fort. Part of Palmerston's fortifications. Granite construction with iron reinforcement, this fort is smaller with only one tier of casemates. Near Southsea Castle, now open as a museum. Circa 1860.     SMR 364
SZ 653 973
2712 33
Forts
C.19
Horse Sand Fort Portsmouth and No Man's Land Fort IOW. Granite with iron reinforcement. Two tiers of casemates and gunports for 49 guns. Roof turrets with provision for five guns. Circa 1860.     (Horse Sand) SMR 365
SZ 654 949
2712 34
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