Drop Redoubt (Kent)

  • image-2159
  • Information

    The Drop Redoubt is one of the two linked forts on Dovers Western Heights. Linked to Citadel, by a series of dry moats. The artillery at the Redoubt faced mostly inland as it was constructed to defend against an invading force attempting to capture Dover from the rear.

    The construction of the Redoubt was in two periods: the first being from 1804-1808 during the Napoleonic Wars, and the second from 1859-1864 following the recommendations of the 1859 Royal Commission.

  • 7 Day Weather Forecast

    Our weather forecast for Dover in Kent is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.



  • You may also like ...

    In this 'you may also like' section we attempt to answer what else can I do? Here you have a list by order of being the closest some more beaches, things to see and do, places to eat and upcoming events.

      • image-1745

      Grand Shaft

      • image-2172

      Knights Templar Church

      • image-2160

      Dover Museum

      • image-0

      The Eight Bells Pub

      • image-0

      Dover lifeboat station

      • image-1744

      Pencester Gardens

      • image-0
      • image-229

      Dover Harbour Beach

      • image-2192

      Dover Castle and Wartime Tunnels

      • image-230

      Shakespeare Beach

      • image-857

      Shakespeare Cliff

      • image-2197

      The White Cliffs of Dover

  • Where can I stay ...

    Booking.com interactive map

    Booking.com
  • What do others think ...

    Leave a Review

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    Select a rating