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Other Sites of Interest / Military

Castle Cornet

Impressive coastal fort containing a variety of museums including one for 201 Squadron RAF (Guernsey's Own). Every day during the season, the Noon-day gun is fired at 12.00.

Address

Castle Emplacement St Peter Port Guernsey GY1 1AU

Open days

Daily 22 Mar-3 Nov 1000-1700, Jul-Aug from 0930.

The Castle has guarded the harbour for 800 years. You can explore the battlements and enjoy breath-taking views towards the other islands. Five Museums, four period gardens, the refectory and our shop are all here to discover.

From the Steam Heritage Shop

March 2019 - 200th Issue!

  • 200 And Counting - looking back over 200 issues of Vintage Spirit
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  • Getting All Pumped Up – Westonzoyland Pumping Station
  • Awakened Aveling – ex-Thursford roller steams after 60 years
  • Discovering Scotland’s Rural Heritage
  • Across The Forest – steaming through the New Forest

£4.50

Fred Dibnah’s Building of Britain

Uncovers the craft and engineering skills that went into the building of Britain over the centuries. Fred Dibnah reveals the genius, the vision and the…

£7.95

Ploughing Engines at Work

Barry J Finch is a well known photographer of road and agricultural steam engines and first published ‘Ploughing Engines at Work’ in 1962 as a small…

£7.95

Regular Price: £11.95

From Field to Roof

The work of a Master Thatcher who uses traditional methods to harvest the straw.

£12.00

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