Coastal fortifications of Jersey

is a heavily fortified island with coastal fortifications that date from different periods such as the English Civil War, the Napoleonic Wars, and Nazi Germany's occupation of the Channel Islands.

Notable Places in the Area

Aerodrome
is an international airport located in the parish of , 4 NM west northwest of in , in the . is situated 3 km east of Coastal fortifications of Jersey. Photo: Tswgb, Public domain.

Prison
is a mixed-use prison in the island of . is situated 2½ km southeast of Coastal fortifications of Jersey. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Church
is one of the twelve ancient parish churches in the island of ; it is sited on the west side of the island in the parish of St Brelade, in the southwest corner of St Brelade's Bay. is situated 3 km southeast of Coastal fortifications of Jersey. Photo: Man vyi, Public domain.

Church
The is a small located beside in St Brelade, , by the shore at the western end of St Brelade's Bay. is situated 3 km southeast of Coastal fortifications of Jersey. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Village
is one of the twelve parishes of Jersey in the . is situated 7 km east of Coastal fortifications of Jersey. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is the largest and southernmost of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Town
Jersey is the largest and southernmost of the . is situated 9 km east of Coastal fortifications of Jersey. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Coastal fortifications of Jersey

Latitude
49.1983° or 49° 11' 53.9" north
Longitude
-2.2342° or 2° 14' 3.3" west
Open­Street­Map ID
way 167176635
Geo­Names ID
6641103
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Ronde toren (Jersey)
  • Dutch: Ronde toren
  • Dutch: ronde toren
  • English: Jersey Round Tower
  • French: Tours rondes de Jersey
  • German: Jersey Round Tower
  • Russian: Круглые башни Джерси
  • Gordon's Tower
  • La Rocco Tower
  • La Tour de la Rocque-Ho

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