SU6206 : Fort Southwick

taken 14 years ago, near to Portchester, Hampshire, Great Britain

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Fort Southwick
Fort Southwick
Another of the "Palmerston Forts" built to protect Portsmouth from land attack. In more recent times Fort Southwick was part of the control centre for the D-Day invasions. There were (and still are in some cases) a network of underground tunnels and war rooms under Fort Southwick, linking many of the other forts and military establishments in the area.
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Sunday, 10 April, 2005   (more nearby)
Sunday, 10 April, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 62 06 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 50:51.2788N 1:6.8076W
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