Wellington Battery, Central [c.1844-c.1888]
Year completed is: Approximate
Condition at last visit: Demolished
Date of last visit: Jul-1998
- 1845: Un-named Bty of 6 guns at this site. (WO 78/479).
- 1851: Wellington Bty of 9 guns. (WO 78/456).
- 1854: 9 x 32 pdr guns. (WO 1/481).
- 1875: There are no guns mounted at Wellington Bty. (WO 78/2362).
- 1882: Bty marked on map, no guns noted. (MPHH 1/465).
- 1887: Bty area authorised to become the site of a Submarine Mining Barracks. (WO 78/3276).
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