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Solent Papers

A series of publications about the Victorian Fortifications of Portsmouth and The Solent.

Solent Papers No.14 by David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers : 44 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history of the very first…

Solent Papers No.13 by David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers : 40 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and colour photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history of the two…

Solent Papers No.12 by David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers : 52 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and colour photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history of the Victorian…

Solent Papers No.11 by David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers : 36 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and colour photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history of Fort Rowner,…

Solent Papers No.10 by David Moore A4 PDF format: Colour covers : 48 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and colour photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history of the eastern…

Solent Papers No.9 by Garry Mitchell and David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers : 16 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and colour photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history…

Solent Papers No.8 by David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers : 44 pages illustrated with drawings, plans and colour photographs explaining the construction, purpose and history of the Stokes…

Solent Papers No.7 by David Moore A4 PDF format: colour covers, 32 pages; with drawings, colour photographs and plans explaining the construction, purpose and history of the only one of…

Solent Papers No.6 Written and illustrated by David Moore A4 PDF format, colour covers, 60 pages with drawings, monocrome and colour photographs and plans explaining the construction, purpose and history…


Victorian Publications
A series of publications about Victorian fortifications and related artillery.

VF7: Moncrieff's Disappearing Guns Great Victorian Guns No.2 Written and Illustrated by David Moore Published August 2018 A4 format, card covers, 64 pages; with drawings, monocrome and colour photographs and…

VF6: Fort Burgoyne: A Dover land front fort. Written and Illustrated by by David Moore Published May 2017 A4 format, card covers, 48 pages; with drawings, monocrome and colour photographs…

VF3:The Brennan Torpedo by Alec Beanse : Published March 2012 The Brennan Torpedo was an ingenious wire-guided and powered torpedo, invented and developed by Louis Brennan in the late 1880s…

VF5: A Handbook of Military Terms Written and illustrated by David Moore : Published 2011 An explanation and A to Z of terms associated with Victorian forts including tables of…

VF4: The London Mobilisation Centres by Alec Beanse and Roger Gill : Published 2011 A4 format, card covers, 76 pages; A description of the purpose behind, the building and the…

VF2: Mallet's Great Mortars Great Victorian Guns No.1 by David Moore & Geoffrey Salter : Published 2011 A4 PDF format: with colour and black/white photographs and diagrams- 12 pages. A…

VF1:Arming The Forts The Artillery of the Victorian Land Forts Written and Illustrated by David Moore A description of the ordnance of the Victorian land Forts. This includes the 7-inch…

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