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Portsmouth in Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom
 

The Keep

 
 
The Keep Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
1. The Keep Marker
Inscription.
The Keep
The stonework is largely that of the original Castle of 1544. Tudor gunports and other earty features can still be seen. The top was rebuilt in its present form in 1814, when the interior brickwork was added.
 
Location. 50° 46.692′ N, 1° 5.33′ 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. The Bell (here, next to this marker); Royal Visit Commemoration (a few steps from this marker); The Inscription (a few steps from this marker); Royal Arms of Charles II (a few steps from this marker); Reconstructed Well (a few steps from this marker); 64 Pounder Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); 9-inch Armstrong-Fraser Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); 68–pdr Muzzle Loader 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 Keep Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
2. The Keep Marker

2. Southsea Castle on Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
The Keep In Southsea Castle image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 1, 2018
3. The Keep In Southsea Castle
 
 
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 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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