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The Royal Engineers in Halifax

York Redoubt

Piers note: York Redoubt: General View of Exterior of apparently completed Southern and Western part; showing loopholed Stockade connecting the fortification with Main Magazine (just out of view at left), South Caponier and its high loopholed Wall and South Gate, loopholed West Wall and West Gate, Tower and Construction Buildings; also Parapets to right, and Artillery Store and Officers' Quarters in distance; 1873. Looking North, very slightly East, towards the Tower, from about 150 feet Southeast of Main Magazine. Compare with adjacent view of 1873 (No. 85).

Date.: 1873

Reference: Royal Engineers Nova Scotia Archives number 6985 (Piers )

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