Where the chain would have run to Fort Southampton the larger Island (1280×955)

Director Piotr Bojakowski points to Fort South Hampton, across Castle Roads. If Castle Harbour was ever threatened by sea, the two forts could raise a chain between the islands.

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Author:Doug Inglis: divingarchaeology.com

I study the archaeology of seaborne exploration and contact. I am passionate about public history and outreach, and write about nautical archaeology at http://divingarchaeology.com