Fort Wallington: Portsdown Defences: Portsmouth

 

Fort Wallington was demolished by the owner in 1961/2 and only the gorge walls, redan outer wall and guard room area survive.

The fort is an industrial estate.

 

(click for larger view).

 

Fort Wallington: Redan in 2012
Fort Wallington:  lower west entrance in 2012 Fort Wallington:  Redan wall in 2012 Fort Wallington:  Lower west courtyard in 2012 Fort Wallington: Redan gun embrasure in 2012

 

 

 

Photographs below kindly supplied by Ian Mountifield

 

Fort Wallington: site of main magazine in 2011 Fort Wallington: Eastern Barrack Casemates  in 2011 Fort Wallington: Lower entrance and courtyard in 2011
Fort Wallington: Courtyard and guard room in 2011 Fort Wallington: Gorge in 2011 Fort Wallington: Road to Wallington village in 2011
Fort Wallington: West gorge in 2011 Fort Wallington: West gorge in 2011 Fort Wallington: West gorge in 2011
Fort Wallington: West gorge rifle loopholes in 2011 Fort Wallington: West redan inner face in 2011 Fort Wallington: View from N.W. in 2011

 

 

Aerial view of Fort Wallington on Flash Earth.

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