Spitbank Fort size comparison
0.008 km2 / 0.00 mile2
Spitbank Fort (or Spitsand Fort or Spit Sand Fort or simply Spit Fort) is a sea fort built as a result of the 1859 Royal Commission. The fort is one of four built as part of the Palmerston Forts constructions. Located in the Solent, near Portsmouth, England, and is now a luxury hotel.
The fort is 49.4 metres (162 ft) in diameter across at its base, with one floor and a basement and armour plating only on the seaward side.