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a ditch fifty feet wide, with a covert-way, place of arms, and a glacis: the entrance of the gate is de - fended by a raveline; it is cafe-mated all round, and bomb-proof: the works are entirely of hewn ftone, and being finifhed according to the modern tafte of military architecture, it makes a very handfome appearance, and may be juftly deemed as pretty a fort as any in the king's dominions.
A general history of the British empire in America : containing an historical, political, and commercial view of the English settlements ; including all the countries in North-America, and the West-Indies, ceded by the peace of Paris