SS25 4 ins Coastal Battery Gibraltar
Posted on December 4, 2015 / 1134

This is a WW2 Battery which mounted two 4ins Naval Guns.  One of the guns was mounted on the edge of the old Europa Advance Battery, while the second gun was mounted roughly where the current road runs.  The magazine for this second gun still stands.  The battery had a Directing Station, BCP and two supporting Z Batteries for AA defence.

The plan shown below is copied from a hand drawn plan in the Battery Log Book. 28th Coast Battery R.A.  WO 192/29

SS25 4 ins Coastal Battery
This is a WW2 Battery which mounted two 4ins Naval Guns.  One of the guns was mounted on the edge of the old Europa Advance Battery, while the second gun was mounted roughly where the current road runs.  The magazine for this second gun still stands.  The battery had a Directing Station, BCP and two supporting Z Batteries for AA defence.

The plan shown below is copied from a hand drawn plan in the Battery Log Book. 28th Coast Battery R.A.  WO 192/29

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