Fort Fincastle

fincastle

 

Did you know that fort Fincastle was built in 1793 by lord Dunmore and the hill where it was built is known as Bennett's hill. The fort was used as a light house up until 1817 when the water tower is built and used as a lighthouse. The fort is said to be shaped like a paddle steamer but it more resembles an old flat iron and is the second smallest fort on the island

 

 

ZooEffect WordPress plugin

Related Post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

error: Content is protected !!