Fort Connaught Engine Room

The underground Engine Room supplied power to the guns and to associated building in the fort.

Extract from Faber Fire Command Survey of Operations

18 January 1942
In the Fort itself, at least 14 Bombs fell in all. One fell on top of the Engine Room but failed to do any damage.

The entrance
An Entrance to the Engine Room

A Plan of the Engine Room

A bat
A passing inhabitant of the Engine Room

Batteries & Defencess