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Saturday, 27 September 2014

Fortress Visit Report : Fort Tancrément External

On my recent trip to Liege with Holts - this was the second fort we visited on Day 3, after Eben Emael. This fort, Tancrément, was the last to be completed before WW2.

These photos are of the outside of the fort.

Holts provided this page of plans for the fort

Main entrance block

Ditch from B1 towards C.IV

C.II, counterscarp gallery

Hooks for camouflage netting

On the top of the fort (le massif) the Northern Cupola

Southern Cupola

On a clear day, Fort Battice is visible on the horizon

Exiting the fort by bunker BP

Anti-tank defences.

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