Redcliff Battery

Yaverland, Sandown, UK
Posted on July 24, 2023 / 4
Listing Type : Coastal Battery
Location : England

Redcliff Battery was built between 1861 and 1863 to mount four 7-inch RBL guns.  This downgraded to four 64-pdr RML gun in 1879.  In 1892 this was reduced to three 64-pdr 58cwt RML guns.

The site was abandoned by 1900 and the whole site has been lost to the sea.  Nothing of note remains of Redcliff Battery.

The Fort Log for Redcliff Battery, as prepared by the late David Moore can be found on the adjacent link.

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