TA4116 : Godwin Battery Remains

taken 9 years ago, near to Kilnsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Godwin Battery Remains
Godwin Battery Remains
The Godwin Battery was built just after the beginning of World War I and was made larger during the Second World War. The material of construction was concrete which was very thick and provided protection from incoming shells from the sea nearby. At this location, amongst other things, were sited gun batteries, barracks, search lights and even a hospital. A military railway also ran from here along the Spurn Peninsula just to the south of this position.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Sunday, 22 February, 2009
Military installation (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 418 160 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:37.3288N 0:8.5677E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 417 160
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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