SU2199 : Pillbox and spire of Lechlade church

near to Lechlade on Thames, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Pillbox and spire of Lechlade church
Pillbox and spire of Lechlade church
This is one of a number of pillboxes of the defensive GHQ Red Stop line which was put in place in an attempt to hold back the Nazis from the Midlands had they invaded during the Second World War. The spire of Lechlade's St Lawrence's church can be seen in the background.
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2011
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 May, 2011   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 22 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 217 992 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.5005N 1:41.2133W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 217 992
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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