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Portsmouth in Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom
 

The Inscription

 
 
The Inscription Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
1. The Inscription Marker
Inscription.
The Inscription
The tablet above the inside of the
entrance passage records the early
19th century enlargement of the Castle.
“Reformed AD MDCCCXIV
Major General Fisher
Commanding Royal Engineers”

 
Location. 50° 46.699′ N, 1° 5.324′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, England, in Hampshire County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Clarence Esplanade and Ave De Caen, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at Southsea Castle. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth, England PO5 3PA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Royal Visit Commemoration (here, next to this marker); Royal Arms of Charles II (here, next to this marker); The Bell (a few steps from this marker); The Keep (a few steps from this marker); Reconstructed Well (a few steps from this marker); 68–pdr Muzzle Loader Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); 9-inch Armstrong-Fraser Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); 64 Pounder Gun (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Also see . . .
1. Southsea Castle. (Submitted on September 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
The Tablet described by the Inscription Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
2. The Tablet described by the Inscription Marker

2. Southsea Castle on Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
The Tablet and the Inscription Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
3. The Tablet and the Inscription Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 25 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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