Fort Clarence

Posted on May 1, 2022 / 6
Listing Type : Coastal Battery
Location : England

Fort Clarence was build as one of the fortifications to protect the land approaches to Chatham Dockyard.  Built between 1808 and 1812 this was a gun tower and later had adjacent barrack accommodation.  There was a tunnel connecting Clarence Tower to the now lost Medway Tower.

Apart from use as a Barracks, the location was also used for a period as an asylum.  The Royal Garrison Artillery (RGA) were billeted her for much of World War I.

The building is now a private residence.

 

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