Fort Vrmac

Fort Vrmac is a former fortification of the Austro-Hungarian Empire located on the southern end of the ridge near in . Established in 1860, the present structure was built between 1894 and 1897, and saw action during the First World War, when it was heavily bombarded by the Montenegrins.

Notable Places in the Area

The Cathedral of Saint Tryphon in , is one of two Roman Catholic cathedrals in . is situated 2 km east of Fort Vrmac. Photo: Gérard Janot, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2 km east of Fort Vrmac. Photo: Montegorn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Church of St. Nicholas is a Serbian Orthodox church built from 1902 to 1909 in the city of . is situated 2 km east of Fort Vrmac. Photo: Pudelek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a football stadium in , . is situated 1¼ km east of Fort Vrmac.

Localities in the Area

is a small settlement in the municipality of , .

is a coastal town in with a population of 22,600. Photo: Pudelek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a in the municipality of , . is situated 2½ km west of Fort Vrmac.

Fort Vrmac

42.4211° or 42° 25' 15.8" north
18.7493° or 18° 44' 57.4" east
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Vrmac Fort
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: قلعة فرماك
  • English: Tvrđava Vrmac
  • English: Vrmac Fortress
  • English: Werk Vermac
  • English: Тврђава Врмац
  • German: Werk Vermac
  • Ukrainian: Врмац
  • Ukrainian: форт Врмац

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