TQ8159 : VOR Beacon, Detling Hill

near to Thurnham, Kent, Great Britain

VOR Beacon, Detling Hill
VOR Beacon, Detling Hill
A VOR beacon is an aircraft navigation aid. It sends out a steady signal on all 360 bearings and a second signal which cycles round and round. This is on the site of the old Detling airfield, the buildings which lie at the northern edge of the square are now used as industrial units. Kingsnorth Power Station chimney is visible in the distance.
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Saturday, 11 June, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 13 June, 2005
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 811 593 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:18.2451N 0:35.8328E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 809 588
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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