Fort Clonque

Fort Clonque is a 19th-century coastal fortress in , in the in the . It was constructed at a time when French naval power was becoming an increasing concern to the British.

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is part of the Balliwick of , and at 3 miles long by 1½ miles wide it's the third largest of the , with a population of 1900. Photo: Chickenofbristol, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Aerodrome
is the only airport on the island of , . is situated 1½ km southeast of Fort Clonque. Photo: Gene Selkov, CC BY 2.0.

Castle
is an extensive fortification in to the north west of St Anne forming part of the Fortifications of Alderney. is situated 1¼ km northeast of Fort Clonque. Photo: TheOnlyMoxey, CC BY 2.0.

Islet
Burhou is a small about 1.4 miles northwest of that is part of the . is situated 2½ km northwest of Fort Clonque. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
St Anne or is the capital and the main town of in the . Photo: selkovjr, CC BY 2.0.

Fort Clonque

Latitude
49.7136° or 49° 42' 48.9" north
Longitude
-2.2327° or 2° 13' 57.9" west
Open Location Code
8CXVPQ78+CW
Elevation
4 metres (13 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 109101331
Geo­Names ID
6609686
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