SZ3189 : Hurst Castle: WWII emplacement

near to Keyhaven, Hampshire, Great Britain

Hurst Castle: WWII emplacement
Hurst Castle: WWII emplacement
This emplacement is on the roof of Hurst Castle at the base of the WWII control tower (seen in SZ3189 : Hurst Castle interior, seen from western end. I'm not sure if it was for a gun, a searchlight, or for gun directing equipment. The Needles in the background. (I cheekily walked on part of the roof that is out of bounds to get this shot)
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Friday, 12 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 14 May, 2006
Military installation   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 317 897 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:42.3647N 1:33.1466W
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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