TR1382 : Shivering Sands Maunsell Fort

15 km from Herne Bay, Kent, Great Britain

Shivering Sands Maunsell Fort
Shivering Sands Maunsell Fort
Between these towers at Shivering Sands offshore Maunsell army fort, a single stump is all that remains of one of the towers. In 1963, during heavy fog, a ship wandered off the nearby busy shipping lane collided with the tower resulting in 4 lives lost and the destruction of the tower. In the distance, Kentish Flats wind farm can be seen.
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2006
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Saturday, 3 June, 2006   (more nearby)
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Monday, 5 June, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! TR 13 82 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.0657N 1:4.4836E
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