TR3342 : And then there were two

taken 7 years ago, near to Dover, Kent, Great Britain

And then there were two
And then there were two
The site of the Swingate Chain Home radar station, there were originally more and taller masts. Until recently 3 truncated masts remained but one was demolished in March 2010. When there were three: LinkExternal link

The memorial on the right is one of two framing the gateway. This one has the commemoration: 'This monument was erected in memory of all ranks of the Royal Regiment of Artillery and of the 127 AAA Gun Bn United States Army who served in the Dover area. To honour those who lived and died in the cause of freedom. 1939-1946'. The memorial was dedicated 15 Aug 1986.
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TR3342, 99 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 7 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
Geographical Context
Communications 
National Cycle Network (from Tags)
Route 1 
Category
Masts   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 334 429 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:8.2704N 1:20.1455E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 339 427
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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