Fort Nelson: Portsdown Hill, Hampshire

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Fort Nelson, the Redan.
Fort Nelson, the rear of the fort viewed from the east.
Fort Nelson, the northwest caponier.
Fort Nelson, the north west ditch.
Fort Nelson, west ditch.
Fort Nelson, north caponier.
Fort Nelson, north caponier.
Fort Nelson, northeast ditch.
Fort Nelson, west gorge ditch and entrance bridge.
Fort Nelson, northwest caponier.
Fort Nelson, east face of north caponier.
Fort Nelson, main west rampart and parade ground.
Fort Nelson, Emplacements for 64pr R.M.L.s.
Fort Nelson, main rampart and parade ground.
Fort Nelson, the redan viwed from the west Haxo casemate.
Fort Nelson, west rampart with expense magazines.
Fort Nelson, emplacement for 7-inch R.B.L.on west flank.
Fort Nelson, top of west caponier with firing steps and flanking galleries.
Fort Nelson, west mortar battery.
Fort Nelson, top of north caponier from main rampart.
Fort Nelson, east rampart with expense magazines and Haxo casemate.
Fort Nelson, west rampart with Haxo casemate viewed from the glacis.
Fort Nelson, East caponier flanking gallery and east firing step
Fort Nelson, East caponier flanking gallery
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