The History of the Berry Head Fortifications Part 4
The Master-General of the Ordnance authorised the construction to begin in a letter of August 16 1794; the Duke of Richmond was an enthusiastic advocate and exponent of fortification and he characteristically suggested an alteration to Mercer's scheme...
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|Subject||Maritime. Fortifications. Brixham|
|Keywords||construction soldiers plans costs politics|