Palmerston Forts Society


The picture galleries have been split into a number of sub-galleries:

  1. Pictures showing society events, visits and meetings, these include some older PAV events.
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  2. Pictures from the 2012 season of Portsdown Artillery Volunteer events.
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  3. Pictures of various Victorian Fortifications, submitted by the members.
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  4. Pictures from the 2013 season of Portsdown Artillery Volunteer events.
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For members additional picture galleries can be viewed from the members pages of the web site, these galleries include:

  • Historic Pictures
    Some of the Societies collection of original photographs and prints of Victorian Forts, Guns and Gunners have been scanned and uploaded to the web site to enable remote members to access these pictures without visiting the PFS archive room at Fort Nelson.
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Meetings / Events

14/09/2019 - PFS 2019 Outing to the SS Great Britain at Bristol

The PFS Annual Outing this year will be on the 14th September to the SS Great Britain at Bristol. As with previous years the outing will begin and end at Fort Nelson, departing 0800 sharp.....
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25/09/2019 - Members' Photo Evening

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

12/10/2019 - PFS Annual General Meeting

The PFS 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held on the 12th October 2019 at Fort Nelson, commencing at 1400hrs. All PFS members are welcome to attend.


Fort Cumberland Heritage Open Days

Fort Cumberland Heritage Open Days will be from Friday 13th September to Monday 16th September. Full details and tickets are available on the website:
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Redan 79 Availability

The 2018 issue of The Redan is now available, and will be distributed to members who attend this year's AGM on the 13th October. A general mail out to members who have renewed will commence from the 15th October.