TM2831 : Landguard Fort

3 km from Harwich, Essex, Great Britain

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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Tuesday, 13 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 9 January, 2006
Coastal defences   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! TM 283 319 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:56.3244N 1:19.1967E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TM 283 320
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