Tigne Quick Fire Battery

Posted on June 23, 2023 / 3
Listing Type : Coastal Battery
Location : Malta

This battery was built in 1892 to mount two 6-pdr Quick Fire guns.  One of the emplacements has now been destroyed and the area landscaped.  This 6-pdr Battery was linked to the moat of Tigne Fort by a tunnel.

An additional three 6-pdr guns were mounted within Fort Tigne itself.

British National Archives reference: WO 78/3826

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