In Your Own Backyard

Forts of Pensacola Bay: Advanced Redoubt

Special | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

The third episode of In Your Own Backyard’s “Forts of Pensacola Bay” series focuses on the Advanced Redoubt, a unique 19th century structure located at present-day Naval Air Station Pensacola. Construction began on the Advanced Redoubt in 1845, and it saw action during the Civil War. The Advanced Redoubt was designed to help protect Fort Barrancas from land-based attacks.

Aired: 09/14/16

Rating: NR

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In Your Own Backyard is a local public television program presented by WSRE PBS.