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Mr Monkey at Fort Napoleon

"Let's go and see how Napoleon defended things"

Mr Monkey had found out that Napoleon had built a fort to defend Ostende harbour against attack from the Royal Navy, so he thought it would be a good idea to go and have a look at it.

Follow the links on the images below to see Mr Monkey's tour of Fort Napoleon.

Arriving at the fort First floor barracks Looking out of the windows Heating and stairs Visiting a caponier Examining the caponier The history of fortification The demolished caponier Great War decorations In the central courtyard Climbing to the roof Looking west Looking north and east Looking down from the roof Leaving Fort Napoleon

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