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Historic Forts
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Forts that served man in "War and Peace" can be found all around the world.
-The aim of this category is to find and log the many Forts that remain intact or have been restored.
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Historic FortsFortaleza de Armação de Pera - Armação de Pera, Portugal

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This fort stands in a location with a long military tradition, by the sea, in Armação de Pera

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Portugal

date approved: 9/21/2012

last visited: 6/1/2014

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WW14.6 km

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Historic FortsForte de São João do Arade - Ferragudo, Portugal

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The Fort of São João do Arade is located in the Algarve in the town and civil parish of Ferragudo, in the municipality of Lagoa, in Portugal. Together with the Forte de Santa Catarina, in front, the fort defends the estuary and the river itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 1/2/2015

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WW15.3 km

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Historic FortsFortaleza de Santa Catarina de Ribamar - Portimão, Portugal

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N 37° 06.999 W 008° 31.784

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 5/10/2009

last visited: 12/30/2013

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WW27.5 km

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Historic FortsForte da Ponta da Bandeira - Lagos, Portugal

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This fort was built during the Restauração War (opposing Portugal to Spain) with the purpose of defending Lagos harbour.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 12/22/2011

last visited: 8/18/2008

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WW53.4 km

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Historic FortsFortaleza (Fort) de Sagres, Portugal

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The fortress was originally built in the 16th century and rebuilt in the 17th and 18th centuries. Protected by the sea cliffs on three sides.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Portugal

date approved: 2/2/2009

last visited: 4/23/2014

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WW55.8 km

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Historic FortsForte de Santo António de Belixe, Sagres, Portugal

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This fort was built in the 16th Century, not far from the Southwest corner of Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 8/14/2012

last visited: 9/29/2013

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NWNW78.7 km

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Historic FortsForte de São Clemente - V.N. Milfontes, Portugal

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Forte de São Clemente was built in 1599 and it has been used as a hotel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Beja, Portugal

date approved: 8/12/2012

last visited: 7/17/2012

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EE82.2 km

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Historic FortsForte de São Sebastião - Castro Marim, Portugal

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Fort of São Sebastião is located in the southeast corner of Portugal, next to border with Spain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 3/8/2011

last visited: 7/3/2007

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EE87.4 km

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Historic FortsTorre Almendra de Canela, Ayamonte, Spain

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An isolated tower, apparently built for no reason, but actually part of a coastal warning system.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Andalucía, Spain

date approved: 3/19/2012

last visited: never

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NWNW89.3 km

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Historic FortsHistoric Fort do Pessegueiro

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A construção foi inicada pelo arquitecto Filipe Terzi em 1588 sob ordens do cardeal Alberto, vice-rei sob Filipe II (I de Portugal).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member h_raky

location: Setúbal, Portugal

date approved: 11/13/2010

last visited: 8/28/2007

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