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Solent Papers Number Five

                                             Fort Gilkicker

                                     Written and Illustrated by David Moore


                                                Rear of Fort Gilkicker in 2011
         The Author would like to thank the following for their help in the production of this booklet: Brigadier J.T. Lewendon, Royal
         Artillery Institution, Woolwich; The Keeper of Public Records and staff of the Public Record Office, Kew; W.T. Casson English
         Heritage Plans Room, Fortress House, London; Michael Chapman, Librarian War Office Library, Whitehall; The Imperial War
         Museum; Hampshire County Library Service; Mr T. King, Curator, Royal Ordnance Museum, Priddy's Hard, Gosport; Cyril
         Hathaway, Hampshire County Council for access to Fort Gilkicker, Peter Cobb of the Palmerston Forts Society and U.K.F.C.;
         Garry  Mitchell,  Les  Watson;  Barry  Robertson;  Robert  Chrismas;  Ian  Maine,  Portsdown  Artillery  Volunteers;  Mrs.  M.L.
         McNight; Mr.J.S.Wade of F.S.G.
                    Crown copyright material appears by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office

                                            Titles in the Solent Papers Series
                       No. 1    Spit Bank and the Spithead Forts - EAN 978-0-9570302-0-6
                       No. 2    The Needles Defences - EAN 978-0-9513234-9-6
                       No. 3    Fort Nelson and the Portsdown Forts - EAN 978-0-9513234-5-8
                       No. 4    Hilsea Lines and Portsbridge - EAN 978-0-9513234-7-2
                       No. 5    Fort Gilkicker - EAN  978-0-9570302-1-3
                       No. 6    Fort Brockhurst and the Gomer - Elson Forts - EAN 978-0-9548453-9-1
                       No. 7    Fort Fareham - EAN 978-0-9513234-8-9
                       No. 8    The Stokes Bay Defences - EAN 978-0-9548453-1-5
                       No. 9    Fort Nelson a History and Description- EAN  978-0-9548453-2-2
                       No. 10   The East Wight Defences - EAN 978-0-9548453-3-9
                       No. 11  Fort Rowner - EAN 978-0-9570302-2-0
                       No. 12   Portsmouth Lines and Southsea Defences EAN 978-0-9570302-3-7
                       No. 13  Fort Blockhouse and Fort Monckton - EAN 978-0-9570302-4-4
                       No. 14   Fort Gomer and Fort Elson - EAN 978-0-9570302-5-1
                               Written and illustrated by the author using Ovation DTP and Xara Photo and Graphic Designer.
                                                First published February 1988
                        Second edition June 1990 ISBN 0 9513234 2 3 : Third Edition 2004  ISBN 095484533 0 7
                                  This edition updated November 2016 © Copyright David Moore
                   All rights reserved, reproduction by any means without prior permission of David Moore is not permitted
                                   Published by David Moore 17 Northcroft Road, Gosport Hants.
                            Printed by Speedyprint Gosport Basepoint Centre Aerodrome Road Gosport Hants
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                             ISBN 0-9570302-1-5        EAN 978-0-9570302-1-3
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