Loenen aan den Vecht, Fort Spion.
Dutch defence line from 1940, Vesting Holland, Front Oost, Loenen a/d Vecht, Fort Spion.
Driving along the river Vecht, on the east side over the Mijndensedijk and when you cross the N403, turn into the direction of Hilversum. After 1.5km you will encounter the old Dutch fort called Fort Spion.
There are possibilities to visit the Fort, but ask permission first. On the terrain of the fort stands a VIS-kazemat covering the road towards Hilversum between the lakes. On the left side of the Fort stands a Pyramide bunker on a private part of the fort. Outside the fort, when you cross the road, there is also a small piece of land with bunkers on it. This location contains some Pyramide and G-kazemat bunkers.
1x Dutch VIS-kazemat gun.
1x Dutch G-kazemat, with steel cupola for MG.
3x Dutch Pyramide group shelter.
1x Old Dutch fortification buildings.