Lower Kuhberg Fort by EuroTourData

Lower Kuhberg Fort was built in 1858 as the southern polygonal fort of Ulm Federal Fortress. The fort consists of the Reduit, the rampart with 25 artillery positions, the scarp and the ditch, the northern caponier, the eastern caponier, and southwestern hornwork, which is connected with the double caponier. The garrison of the fort consisted of 1300 soldiers, of whom 30 soldiers were located in the hornwork. Info is based on the article Bundesfestung Ulm - Fort Unterer Kuhberg mit Hornwerk of German Wikipedia.

Front view of the defensive wall and the reduit of Lower Kuhberg Fort
Hornwork of Lower Kuhberg Fort

View on the hornwork of Lower Kuhberg Fort.

Lower Kuhberg Fort info

Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German official name Werk XXIX-XXX
German alternate name Fort Unterer Kuhberg
Type Polygonal fort
Built
Garrison 1300
Audio Speech about Lower Kuhberg Fort
Condition Largely restored
Public access Guide tours
Street address
Unterer Kuhberg 16
Postal code 89077
City Ulm
State Baden-Württemberg
Country Germany
Google Map Lower Kuhberg Fort
Directions to Lower Kuhberg Fort
Plus code 8FWF9XMC+WC
Waze Map Lower Kuhberg Fort
OpenStreetMap Lower Kuhberg Fort
Latitude 48.38512
Longitude 9.97125
GeoNames ID 12233275
Knowledge Panel Lower Kuhberg Fort

Nearby outer forts of Ulm Federal Fortress

Prev: Illerkanal Fort. Next: Upper Kuhberg Fort

Dataset to Lower Kuhberg Fort

Tabular datasets and ATOM feed to Lower Kuhberg Fort of Ulm Federal Fortress, by EuroTourData.

ETD ID: lkhbfrt-ulm.

Tags: tourist attraction, Germany, Baden-Württemberg, fortification, polygonal fort.

Creator: Nikolaj Antonov

Published: .

Modified: .

Publisher: NikAnt Webkonsult AB

Free license