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Fort Nelson

Palmerston’s follies

A three part study day
Napoleonic Wars, Victorians
£5

Fort Nelson is part of an extensive line of defences built in the 1860s against a French invasion that never materialised.

In this study day, students will explore the 19-acre site and find out the true story of ‘Palmerston’s follies, including:

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Cost per pupil

£5

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