TA4116 : Godwin Battery remains, Kilnsea

taken 8 years ago, near to Kilnsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Godwin Battery remains, Kilnsea
Godwin Battery remains, Kilnsea
The North Sea has shown little respect for these huge concrete gun emplacements at Kilnsea, built originally in WW1 and improved upon for use in WW2, with the aim of protecting the Humber and this stretch of low coastline which was thought to be a potential invasion site.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 August, 2009   (more nearby)
Thursday, 1 October, 2009
World War II defences   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 417 161 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:37.3350N 0:8.5226E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 417 160
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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