Burton Battery

Rue d'Albecq, Castel, GY5

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Records from 1801 show that the battery had two 20 pounder cannon. By 1816 it was equipped with 4 cannon plus a permanent magazine. This vantage point was utilised by the German forces during the Second World War. 


Facilities & Amenities

  • Access - via signposted footpaths from La Giffardiere or the coast road
  • Parking - On-street parking possible in La Giffardiere or in the public car park at Cobo
  • On Bus Routes - 42, 91, 92, P1 and N2

 

See the site information sign below