SP0376 : Fortified observatory, Wast Hills

near to Hopwood, Worcestershire, Great Britain

Fortified observatory,  Wast Hills
Fortified observatory, Wast Hills
This observatory is on the edge of the playing fields and other grounds owned by Birmingham University. It seems to be heavily protected by razor wire and behind a gate with hefty ironwork, presumably to keep out the local n'ere do wells.
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Geograph (First for SP0376)
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Friday, 14 April, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 038 767 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:23.2989N 1:56.7354W
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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