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Fort de Bruley

A cache by Leguili Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 07/22/2010
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   small (small)

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Le fort de Bruley est un petit fort construit en 1885

Fort

 

À l'origine, c'est un petit poste défensif qui fut construit pour occuper l'extremité nord du plateau d'Ecrouves. De forme trapezoidale, l'ensemble comprenait un petit casernement de six chambrées.

 

Sa modernisation en 1905 1911 le voit armé de

1 tourelle de 75 

1 tourelle de mitrailleuses

2 observatoires

1 casemate de Bourges.

 

En 1914 sa garnison est composée de

• 1 compagnie d' infanterie  : l'ouvrage disposait de 207 places protégées dans les casemates et 50 places dans le casernement d'origine non modernisé.

• 95 artilleurs (6e régiment d'artillerie) : outre l'armement sous tourelle, 5 canons revolvers et 5 canons de 12 culasse pour la défense des coffres, et 4 mortiers de 15.

La cache n'est pas sur le fort mais dans son voisinage.

Une promenade alternative vous est proposée si vous êtes en VTT, voyez la photo.


GB (excuse me for the rough translation)

Initially, a small defensive position which was built to occupy the northern extremity of the plateau Ecrouves. Trapezoidal shape, the set included a small barracks of six dormitories.
Its modernization in 1905 1911 sees the armed
1 75 turret
A machine gun turret
2 observatories
A pillbox of Bourges.
In 1914 its garrison was composed of
• 1 infantry company: the book has 207 seats in protected bunkers and 50 places in the barracks of non-modernized.
• 95 Gunners (6th artillery regiment) in addition to Armament turret, 5 guns guns guns and 5 of 12 head for the defense of chests, 4 mortars and 15.
The cache is not on the "Fort" but in its vicinity.
An alternative walk is offered to you if you're mountain biking, see the photo.

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