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Hamilton Fort, Port Elizabeth

#8 of 11 in Historic Sites in St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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Representing more of a gun-battery than a fort, Hamilton Fort treats visitors to views overlooking Admiralty Bay and Port Elizabeth below, atop a 90 m (300 ft) hill. A few cannons remain in position overlooking the harbor they once protected. The construction was built in the 1700s and named after James Hamilton, the founder of the constitution of the United States. Add Hamilton Fort to your Bequia travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Bequia vacation generator.
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  • While there may have been a fort at the site of Fort Hamilton in the distant past, there is no fort or ANY ruins of a fort there now. There are a few old cannon which have been mounted onto a recently...  more »
  • For the connoisseurs know that I speak, for which we are not so much... this corner of the island is sincerely Supreme! Part of the history is preserved and that makes it unique! The walk to the place also is fun! And the view of the dream island! Do not miss it!
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  • You can walk or as many do, get a taxi to the top of the hill and Hamilton Fort. You get a great view and there are a few canons there, as per the pictures, but that is it.  more »

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