NJ9605 : Torry Point Battery

taken 17 years ago, near to Torry, Aberdeen, Great Britain

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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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Date Taken
August 2001   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 20 February, 2006
Category
Fortifications   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 964 055 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:8.4663N 2:3.5780W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 964 055
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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