This coastal battery was constructed in 1732 and originaly armed with five 12 pounders. During the 19th century, Princess Anne’s Battery was modernized with four 76mm (3") guns three 13-inch mortars. In 1942 it was proposed to arm the battery with four 133mm (5.25") guns. These guns did not become operational until 1956.
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- Text: Kaj Metz
- Photos: Anneke Moerenhout