Rosia Batteries

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Rosia Battery
Part of Fortifications of Gibraltar
Gibraltar
046. 5th Rosia Battery..jpg
5th Rosia Battery
Rosia Battery is located in Gibraltar
Rosia Battery
Rosia Battery
Type Artillery batteries
Site information
Owner Government of Gibraltar

The Rosia Batteries are a group of artillery batteries in the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar.[1]

Description[edit]

These batteries are on the surround the east side of Rosia Bay. The batteries and the connected defensive wall are Class A listed buildings as designated by the Government of Gibraltar's Gibraltar Heritage Trust Act of 1989.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fa & Finlayson (2006). The Fortifications of Gibraltar 1068-1945. Osprey Publishing. p. 57. ISBN 978-1-84603-016-1. Retrieved 29 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "Gibraltar Heritage Trust Act 1989". Government of Gibraltar. Retrieved 30 March 2013.