Beaucette Battery

Guernsey
Posted on February 7, 2024 / 2
Listing Type : Coastal Battery
Location : Channel Islands

Beaucette Battery was built at the end of the 18th Century to cover the Northern approaches to Peter Port.  It initially mounted two 18-pdr SB guns, but this was upgraded to two 24-pdr SB guns by 1816.  It had a stone magazine which has now been lost.

Beaucette Battery is believed to have been in used until the 1870s.

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