The Southern of Two Coastal Defence Platforms Above Jenny's Cove, Lundy
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Devon County Council
Torridge District Council
Torridge and West Devon
SN133133 (213289, 145806)
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Two coastal defence platforms above Jenny's Cove, Lundy. They were constructed as coastal defence batteries for musketeers to complement the refurbished Marisco Castle at the southern tip of the island. The northern platform is built against a natural outcrop and has revetment walls of drystone on the north and west sides. The platform measures 8 metres by 5.5 metres. The second platform lies 50 metres to the south west and is square measuring 6 metres by 6 metres. The platform is built against the cliff and the northern side is built up with drystone granite walling. Scheduled.
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