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Steynewood Battery
Whitecliff Bay, Isle of Wight, England
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Coordinates 50°40′42″N 1°05′39″W / 50.67823°N 1.09413°W / 50.67823; -1.09413
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Open to
the public
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Site history
Built 1893
In use Private residence

Steynewood Battery (map reference ) is a battery located between Bembridge and Whitecliff Bay on the Isle of Wight, England. It is one of the many Palmerston Forts built on the island to protect it in response to a perceived threat of French invasion. Construction of the battery began in 1889 and was completed by 1893.

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