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Porchester Castle

Guidebook: Fort Brockhurst

Guidebook: Fort Brockhurst

Brockhurst one of five forts known as the Gosport Advanced Line was built in the mid-19th century to protect Portsmouth Dockyard. Medieval castles such as Porchester had become obsolete with the use of gunpowder but at Fort Brockhurst some features were retained such as a moat (originally crossed by…


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