SY8290 : View from the viewing point

taken 7 years ago, near to Bovington Camp, Dorset, Great Britain

View from the viewing point
View from the viewing point
A small car park and embankment provide an excellent spot for viewing vehicles of the Royal Armoured Corps as they pass between the heart of Bovington Camp and the training grounds to the north.

It is about a quarter of a mile south of Clouds Hill (home of T.E. Lawrence) and features many information boards. In the corner is a tree planted in memory of Lawrence and it is on a three mile Lawrence trail, the largest information board is related to that trail and describes the accident which killed him which happened close to this spot.

The smoke from the training grounds was probably part of a training exercise and it was very intense, but short-lived.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 July, 2010
Category
View > Viewpoint   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 825 906 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:42.9042N 2:14.9186W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 825 904
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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