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Western Heights, Dover

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  • If you enjoy walking / rambling , then the western Heights is for you. On a nice day ( or any day really ! ) , you can walk across the hills for a good three or four miles. Near the coast side of the ...  more »
  • The largest set of Napoleonic fortifications in England Well worth a visit and Thank You to all for all the hard work put into giving people the opportunity to visit  more »
  • This hedden Napoleonic fortifications are the largest in the UK and hidden away in the cliff tops west of dover. With the amazing Grand Shaft spiral staircase you can go from sea level all the way to ...  more »
  • Such a peaceful and tranquil place. I Love it up there. You can watch the ships sail past and on a clear day there is good visibility of Northern France. most of the construction was dates back to mid 1800's.A very interesting place.
  • One of the hidden treasures of Dover and definitely the poor cousin of the Castle. However, if you get the chance to visit or volunteer then do so as it's a great place.
  • A bit of Napoleonic War history that few from outside East Kent know about. Amazing fortresses!!
  • Really good walk with plenty of historic information on signs around the place
  • Looking forward to meeting my knight in shining armour soon.
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