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Kingstown, Saint George, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
 

Fort Charlotte

 
 
Fort Charlotte Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 21, 2015
1. Fort Charlotte Marker
Inscription. This is a memorial to commemorate the soldiers who served and died at the Fort during the attempt by the British to gain control of the island.

Fort Charlotte was the most important military site on the island.

Built by the British as the chief defence against the indigenous people and their allies.
 
Location. 13° 9.592′ N, 61° 14.365′ W. Marker is in Kingstown, Saint George. Marker is on Edinborough Rd. Click for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 18 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. King Jugbo-Jugbo Fem (about 240 meters away, measured in a direct line); Welcome to Fort Charlotte (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Saint Vincent World War I Monument (approx. 1.6 kilometers away); Kingstown Old Public Library (approx. 1.9 kilometers away); Byera Tunnel (approx. 17 kilometers away in Charlotte).
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Wide view of Fort Charlotte Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 21, 2015
2. Wide view of Fort Charlotte Marker
The memorial is a small concrete post surrounded by five graves.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 404 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 3, 2016.
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