TR2235 : Folkestone, Road of Remembrance

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

Folkestone, Road of Remembrance
Folkestone, Road of Remembrance
During the World War I tens and thousands of British Soldiers passed along this road on the way to the battlefields of Europe. Folkestone in Kent was one of the embarkation points for soldiers going to France.
Today in Folkestone at the top of the hill leading to the docks there is a plaque, commemorating the passing of the many men who went through the town and why that hill had been named Remembrance road.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2286 3575 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:4.6664N 1:10.8128E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2280 3573
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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