TR2436 : Folkestone, Martello Tower No. 3

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

Folkestone, Martello Tower No. 3
Folkestone, Martello Tower No. 3
Folkestone, East Cliff, Martello Tower No. 3
Martello Tower No. 3 is one of seventy-four defensive towers built between 1805 and 1808 during the Napoleonic period along the south coast from Folkestone in Kent to Seaford in Sussex. It was later adapted to serve numerous roles during World War II. The tower lies adjacent to the East Cliff and The Warren, internationally renowned for its geology and wildlife. Unfortunately, as of 2004, the tower is no longer open to the public.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2406 3663 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:5.1124N 1:11.8717E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2400 3671
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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