WS42-1 South End, King’s Bastion
Posted on January 16, 2016 / 431
poi type : Miscellaneous
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Condition : Fair

On the parapet wall edge there are a few remaining anti-climb stakes from the Victorian period, estimated to have been installed about 1850.

The anti-personnel spikes, similar to the iron rings on the Upper Rock, have been sunk into a lead fill.

 

At least one of these spikes has already been removed.  They are it is believed unique in Gibraltar, and should be protected.

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