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Halloween Ghost Hunts 2015 - Ghost Hunt Events

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Ghost Hunt at Fort Borstal (October 23)
Venue: Fort Borstal · Location: Rochester, Kent
Date: 23rd October 2015 · Time: 8.00pm until 2.00am · Tickets: £40 Per Person

Fort Borstal (October 23)

Exclusive Venue

Tea/Coffee provided
Tea/Coffee provided
Car park on site
Car park on site
Warm clothing advised
Warm clothing advised
Photography allowed and your own ghost hunting equipment
Photography allowed
Lots of Walking
Lots of Walking
Lots of Stairs
Lots of Stairs
Over 16s only
Over 16s only
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Fort Borstal, Rochester, Kent was built as an afterthought from the 1859 Royal Commission on the Defence of the United Kingdom, by convict labour between 1875 and 1885, to hold the high ground southwest of Rochester, South East England.

During the First World War the fort was used as a stop off point for troops and stores travelling to France, as was Fort Amherst nearby, after this the fort was used by a T. A. unit, namely the 166 City of Rochester Battery Royal Artillery, for training. The fort was also occupied by a detachment of the Royal Marines from nearby Chatham.

In the Second World War four 4.5" anti-aircraft guns were installed above the front casemates, each gun was set into a permanent concrete emplacement. Ammunition was transported to the guns via a light railway. The fire control post was situated above the rear casemates, most of the casemates were used as magazines for the A.A guns ammunition. During this time many locals believed Fort Borstal was the home of a 'Big Bertha' Gun, this belief was due to the guns being electronically fired simultaneously giving off a massive boom and sounding like just one large gun being fired. The gunners were accommodated within the fort but other personnel stationed here were housed in a large hutted camp just outside the entrance where the NAAFI could be found.

After the war the fort fell under the Royal Artillery Care and Maintenance Unit. The fort was taken over by the Home Office in 1961 and into the care of the Borstal Institution where it was used as a pigsty and store.

Since the Fort has been under private ownership we are the only paranormal company to investigate this Fort.


Date: 23rd October 2015

Time: 8.00pm until 2.00am
Ticket Price Per Person: £40

Tickets Available: 20
Minimum Guest Age: 16 years old.

Deposit payment available (£20 per person)
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Events for Groups

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