SOUTH HILL

Le Petit Mont de la Ville Plaque(Right hand gate post to south of houses)

This was originally Le Petit Mont de la Ville, a fortified out-work of Fort Regent, named South Hill Battery.  In 1928 its 6" guns were removed when the land was given back to St. Helier. The plaque reads:- "THIS WAS LE PETIT MONT DE LA VILLE, A FORTIFIED OUTWORK OF FORT REGENT NAMED SOUTH HILL BATTERY- IT'S 6" GUNS WERE REMOVED IN 1928 WHEN THE LAND WAS GIVEN TO ST. HELIER."

Le Petit Mont de la Ville Plaque location shot


(See also Fort Regent, Pier Road, Royal Square (Piquet House))