Unification -longly yearning and disputed- was finally realized in 1871.
The war had been responsible for historical
|In 1883 Kameke, the Minister of War , gave the cabinet order to build a fortress around Küstrin.|
|During the next six years four forts were established including the Fort Gorgast which had to protect the western bank of the River Oder.|
there had been a newly built fort, it was already old after finishing concerning military
New weapons and changed strategies made it useless.
That`s why you can find the fort in a good preservation.In spite of different political situations
it has only been used as an accommodation and a depot.