Blacknor Battery

Weymouth, UK
Posted on October 14, 2022 / 3
Listing Type : Coastal Battery
Location : England

Blacknor Battery was built between 1900 and 1902 to mount two 9.2-inch Bark X BL guns.  This was a counter bombardment battery protecting the western approaches to Portland as well as covering the Chesil Beach.

The battery remained in service until 1954 when the guns were removed.

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