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Tilbury Fort, a 16th Century fortification on the Thames.

Tilbury Fort, a Century fortification on the Thames.

Charles Fort, Ireland.

Ireland - Charles Fort is the best-known historical attraction in Kinsale, Co Cork. Situated in Kinsale harbour, the star-shaped fortress is one of Ireland’s finest examples of fortification.

Castel del Monte (Castle of the Mount), Andria, Apulia region, Italy - www.castlesandmanorhouses.com

Castel del Monte (Italian: Castle of the Mount) is a castle situated in Andria in the Apulia region of southeast Italy. It was built by the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II during the it has been despoiled of its interior marbles and fu

Forte de Santa Luzia, Elvas, Alentrjo (Portugal)

Forte de Santa Luzia, Elvas, Alentrjo (Portugal)

Tilbury Star Fort, Essex, England. It stands on the bank of the River Thames and was built to defend London from attack from the sea by the Spanish Armada and during the Anglo-Dutch Wars.

Tilbury Fort: Some makeshift defences protected the Tilbury-Gravesend ferry crossing of the river Thames as early as the century, but it was not until the century that any significant defensive structures were built there.