Baluarte de San Juán

Defensive wall


It is located in the old part of the city and part of the old walled defense of it, its elevated position made ​​it ideal to defend the estuary and dock Curuxeiras. Today it is a park located above the port, from which a beautiful view of the entrance to the estuary are contemplated. Inside the park is a small memorial to the Battle of Brion (25 and August 26, 1800) in which ferrolanos defended the coasts of the English attack is placed.