Fort George, Hieland

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Fort George
Dùn Deòrsa  (Scots Gaelic)
Ardersier, Hieland, Scotland
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Fort George frae the Air.
Fort George is locatit in Innerness aurie
Fort George
Fort George
Location within Inverness-shire
Coordinates 57°35′02″N 4°04′13″W / 57.58389°N 4.07028°W / 57.58389; -4.07028Coordinates: 57°35′02″N 4°04′13″W / 57.58389°N 4.07028°W / 57.58389; -4.07028
Teep Georgian Star Fort
Hicht Up to 12 metres (39 ft)
Site information
Owner Meenistry o Defence
Operator  Breetish Airmy
Site history
Biggit 1748-1757
Biggit for War Office
In use 1757-Present
Materials Saundstane
Events Biggit efter the Jacobite risin
Garrison information
Occupants The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion The Ryal Regiment o Scotland

Fort George (Gaelic: Dùn Deòrsa or An Gearastan, the latter meanin leeterally "the garrison"), is a lairge 18th-century fortress near Ardersier, tae the north-east o Innerness in the Hieland cooncil aurie o Scotland.