Fort Pezeries

Guernsey
Posted on January 19, 2024 / 5
Listing Type : Coastal Fort
Location : Channel Islands

Fort Pezeries is a small star fort with integral postal battery.  Initially built about 1680 the Fort was developed during the Napoleonic War when it was armed with three 18-pdr SB guns.  The small fort included a magazine and perimeter wall with firing positions for infantry.   The Fort was in fact more of a coastal defence battery with perimeter wall for local defence,

By 1841 Fort Pezeries had largely fallen into disuse.

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