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Mount Longdon, Stanley

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Mount Longdon provided the setting for a dramatic battle between British and Argentine forces in 1982. Explore the area to find old cannon and bunkers from the war, or climb to top of the mountain to soak in magnificent views of the surrounding scenery. The cold weather and severe wind remind visitors of the difficult conditions soldiers faced during the two-day battle. Plan to visit Mount Longdon and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Stanley attractions using our Stanley trip itinerary builder site.
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  • Local guide Tony Smith brought me here and took me over the battlefield. Tony has decades of experience and is a fountain of knowledge about the war and the combat having accompanied many returning... 
    Local guide Tony Smith brought me here and took me over the battlefield. Tony has decades of experience and is a fountain of knowledge about the war and the combat having accompanied many returning...  more »
  • ........very brief but well worth the time. Our guide explained the significance of this area to us and the role it played in the war. Very evocative. 
    ........very brief but well worth the time. Our guide explained the significance of this area to us and the role it played in the war. Very evocative.  more »
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  • A great place to remember the brave British soldiers who fought and gave their lives for these islands.
  • Very nice views from the top and great place to visit

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