Martello Tower No.24, Dymchurch Martello Tower, Sunday, 30. August 2020

Martello Tower No. 24 in Dymchurch High Street was one of 74 towers built along the south coast between 1805 and 1812 to resist the threatened French invasion.
Of the 74 Martello Towers built on the Kent and Sussex coast, Martello24 is considered to be the best surviving example, being closest to its original condition and it can be seen as it was when occupied by the military in 1806. It has been restored to its original design and layout with almost all of the original tower still in place.
The tower contains almost all of the features of the original design including brickwork, front and parapet doors, window openings, fireplaces, ventilation shafts, the original 24 pounder muzzle-loading cannon on the gun platform, parapet shot lockers, hauling rings, replica gunpowder barrels, and replica 'Brown Bess' muskets.

Sunday, 30. August 2020, Dymchurch Martello Tower, Martello Tower No.24

Martello Tower No.24

Martello Tower No.24

Sunday 30. August 2020
Martello Tower No.24

Martello Tower No.24

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