Fort Charlotte - Nassau, Bahamas
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 25° 04.620 W 077° 21.516
18R E 262099 N 2775550
Quick Description: This historic fort was built by the British after the Revolutionary War.
Location: Bahamas
Date Posted: 4/5/2012 7:20:28 PM
Waymark Code: WME5BN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat
Views: 7

Long Description:
from Wikipedia
"Fort Charlotte is a British-colonial era fort built on a hill over-looking the harbor of Nassau, The Bahamas. The fort sits a short walk west of downtown Nassau and the cruise ship terminal. The fort was constructed in the late 18th century by British colonial governor Lord Dunmore after the end of the American Revolutionary war. The fort has never been used in battle."

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The year the "Fort" was constructed or started.: 1776

Name of "Country" or "Nation" that constructed this "Fort": England

Was this "Fort" involved in any armed conflicts?: No it wasn't

What was the primary purpose of this "Historic Fort"?: Used for defence of a border or land claim.

Current condition: Well Kept

This site is administered by ----: Nassau

If admission is charged -: 5.00 (listed in local currency)

Open to the public?: Restricted hours -Admission charged

Official or advertised web-page: Not listed

Link to web-site that best describes this "Historic Fort": Not listed

Link if this "Fort" is registered on your Countries/ State "Registry of Historical Sites or Buildi: Not listed

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