TM2831 : Landguard Fort

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Harwich, Essex, Great Britain

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Landguard Fort
Landguard Fort
Site of the Last Major Opposed Invasion of England and the First Land Battle of English Marines in 1667, it is now a large Victorian Fort, which has been used by Coastal Artillery, Royal Engineers (for Sea Mines), Royal Navy (for Signalling and Boom Defence) and Royal Air Force (as Seaward Defence Headquarters). Landguard overlooks the Orwell Estuary.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 9 January, 2006
Coastal defences   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 283 319 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:56.3244N 1:19.1967E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 283 320
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