Tilbury Fort

There has been a fort on this site since the 16th century. The present fort is one of the best preserved examples of a late 17th century star fort.

Page link: Silk River in Tilbury
Silk River in Tilbury
Bomb debris from the London Blitz
Page link: Tilbury in the ERO blog
Tilbury in the ERO blog
old photos, maps and engravings
Page link: Tilbury Fort
Tilbury Fort
- including a behind the scenes tour
Page link: Heritage walk at Tilbury Fort
Heritage walk at Tilbury Fort
Photos from 3rd July
Page link: 17th CENTURY COFFIN FOUND AT TILBURY FORT
17th CENTURY COFFIN FOUND AT TILBURY FORT
Newspaper report of 1986 excavation
Page link: The sea wall at Tilbury Fort
The sea wall at Tilbury Fort
in 1974 and 2012
Page link: Tilbury Fort
Tilbury Fort
English Heritage