Jews' Cemetery Battery
|Jews' Cemetery Battery|
|Part of Fortifications of Gibraltar|
Jew's Cemetery Battery equipped with a 9.2 inch Mk X in 1906
South east section of a 1961 military map of Gibraltar showing this battery
|Owner||Ministry of Defence|
At the start of the twentieth century this battery had a large 9.2 inch RML gun. This was one of 14 on the Rock. Its purpose was to engage shipping and to prevent a landing on Gibraltar. This gun was also placed on top of Gibraltar and these guns could hit the coast of North Africa.
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