Northern Fortress - Coastal Artillery

Crimean War monument

Crimean War monument - Coastal Artillery, Isosaari next photo - 88 kb

June 1855 HMS Amphion (31-guns steam frigate) made a reconnaissance of Finland coast, which was in Russian possession in that times. June 22 the landing to Isosaari was taken and clash with Russian troop occurred. English officer George Quinnell was killed in action and buried on the island. This monument was erected in 1905.

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