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Offline Paul

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Re: Swaleness Fort
« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2011, 07:46:26 »
Great find :)

I read that the construction was started but never finished because the area was unstable?
They did some ground work and started on the foundations then stopped because it started sinking.
Eventually it was "washed away".
I think it was when I was looking for that zoomable map thing I read it..
Maybe it's big horse I'm a Londoner. :{

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Swaleness Fort
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2011, 21:32:07 »
Nobody seems 100% sure that this fort was ever constructed but I have found some plans (possibly only proposed plans) of the fortification  :)

Thought to have been drawn 1574



 

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