Sunday, July 29, 2007

Fort Amherst

Fort Amherst was built in the 1770s to defend the entrance to the Narrows. The original fort has long disappeared. During the second World War, gun placements were installed to protect the harbour from German u-boats.

1 comment:

Kekiinani said...

Nice shots. There are still cannons there.. amazing. Usually you just see the turrets with no cannons!! Nice capture.. Where you on a boat???