13-inch mortar                
16pr RML                
64pr Garrison carriage                
7-inch RBL                
16pr RML horsedrawn                
64pr blocked-up carriage                
On Manoeuvres                
Building of the Verne Citadel, Portland - Illustrated Times 1862                
Magazine sign, Synewood Battery, IoW                
Sligo Militia at Verne Quarry HA Battery, Portland August 1900                

Meetings / Events

23/09/2017 - PFS 2017 Outing to Fort Burgoyne
 
The PFS Annual Outing this year will be on the 23rd September to Fort Burgoyne, Dover, not visited by the Society as an organised visit before.
As with previous years the outing will begin and end at Fort Nelson, departing 0800 sharp and returning around 2000. Full details of the outing and an application form will be available in due course
 
27/09/2017 - Members' Photo Evening

PFS members are invited to share their fortification photographs with those at the meeting.

 
14/10/2017 - PFS Annual General Meeting
The PFS 2017 Annual General Meeting will be held on the 14th October 2017 at Fort Nelson, commencing at 1400hrs. All PFS members are welcome to attend.        
 

News

       

The Western Heights Preservation Society are pleased to announce their Spring Open Weekend. On the 20th and 21st May the Drop Redoubt fort and Grand Shaft staircase will be open to explore from 10:00 17:00 both days.

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The PFS Committee is pleased to advise the membership that 2016 edition of The Redan is now being distributed, those to our overseas members having been just been mailed. The Redan to our UK members will be mailed on the 27th February.
 
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Contact Us

In writing:

Palmerston Forts Society
Fort Nelson
Portsdown Hill Road
Fareham
Hants
PO17 6AN
UK
 

By email:

General Enquiries : enquiries@palmerstonfortssociety.org.uk
Membership Enquiries : membership@palmerstonfortssociety.org.uk
 
 
 
 
Palmerston Forts Society is a registered Charity, charity number 294293.