TQ7076 : Cliffe Fort

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Church Street, Kent, Great Britain

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Cliffe Fort
Cliffe Fort
One of three nineteenth century forts built to defend the Thames approaches to London from naval attack. Built as the result of an 1860 Royal Commission
they (and others around the coast) became known as TQ6975 : Palmerston's Follies. You can see a view of the fort from the other direction at TQ7076 : Cliffe Fort.
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 5 April, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 706 767 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.8136N 0:27.2705E
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