Drake's Island

A view from Mount Edgcumbe Park over Drake's or St. Nicholas's Island to Plymouth
A chapel was built on the Island and later dedicated to St. Nicholas .
In the late 1599 barracades and barracks for 300 men were built .
In 1880 a battery was built for 21 guns in an arc of stone casemates with iron shields. Privately owned since 1995
Ref:
2436
Date:
2015-10-12 00:00:00.0
Location:
SX 456.523
Photographer:

Drake's Island

A view from Mount Edgcumbe Park over Drake's or St. Nicholas's Island to Plymouth
A chapel was built on the Island and later dedicated to St. Nicholas .
In the late 1599 barracades and barracks for 300 men were built .
In 1880 a battery was built for 21 guns in an arc of stone casemates with iron shields. Privately owned since 1995
Ref:
2436
Date:
2015-10-12 00:00:00.0
Location:
SX 456.523
Photographer: