NJ9605 : Torry Point Battery

near to Torry, Aberdeen, Great Britain

Torry Point Battery
Torry Point Battery
The 19th Century battery was sited overlooking the North Sea and entrance to Aberdeen Harbour as a defence against a possible French invasion. The date above the arch reads 1860.
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August 2001   (more nearby)
Monday, 20 February, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 964 055 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:8.4663N 2:3.5780W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 964 055
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