Northern Fortress - Coastal Artillery

305 mm gun emplacement

305 mm gun emplacement - Coastal Artillery, Cape Ristiniemi next photo - 72 kb

12 inch (305 mm) gun emplacement is on the photo. This one has been built by Finns in the beginning of 1930-th and was intended for the guns from Örö island. There were two open gun mountings in separated concrete blocks. The battery was organic part of 2-nd coastal artillery regiment and covered approaches to the Vyborg's bay.

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