Steval Point Battery

Isles of Scilly, UK
Posted on May 2, 2021 / 38
Listing Type : Coastal Battery
Location : England

Steval Point Battery and Bant’s Carn Battery were built to provide protection against Motor Torpedo Boats.  Steval Point Battery was built between 1903 and 1904 and mounted two 12-pdr guns.  The Battery operated in conjunction with the Defence Electric Lights located just below the battery on the shore line.

A similar battery was built at the other end of the island, Bant’s Carn Battery.

The battery was decommissioned in 1905.

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