The Author
Maps and Overview
Fortification overview

Defence of Copenhagen
The Persons behind
The  Mobilisation 1914
German Attack ??

The Northern Defence Line
The Forts
The Batteries
      The Flooding
      The Positions

The Naval and Coastal Forts
The 1. Defence Line
The 2. Defence Line
The 3. Defence Line

The Western Defence Line
The Principles
The Profile
he Caponiere
The Batteries
The Storing Facilities

The Tune Stronghold
       A New Kind of War
       The Air War

The Position
The Mosede Fort
The Foxholes
The Galleries
The Trenches     
The Artillery
The Air Defence    
The Camps and Barracks
Other Facilities
After WW I
The Present Remains



The Fortifications of Copenhagen  
The Naval Forts and Coastal Batteries i the Third Defence Line.


Copenhagen got a coastal defence line of three lines

The third and outer line consisted of:

The coastal fort "Taarbaek Fort"
The coastal fort "Flak Fort"
The coastal batteries "Barakke Battery" and "Saltholms Battery"
The coastal fort "Dragoer Fort"
The coastal battery "Kongelunds Batt
ery" (Later mentioned as a fort)
The coastal battery "Mosede Battery" (Later mentioned as a fort)


                  The Taarbaek Fort. Aften the Fort was given up, it was covered by
                                  300 000 tons of earth. History disapeared forever.