TR2336 : Folkestone, Martello Tower No. 2

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

Folkestone, Martello Tower No. 2
Folkestone, Martello Tower No. 2
Martello Tower No. 2 is about 50 feet lower than No. 1, and sited on a small knoll slightly further inland, where Wear Bay Road is now situated. The tower was converted into a house with a full roof, similar to that on Tower 8. Extra windows have been added and the exterior coated with a coloured lime rendering. Surrounded by tall trees and situated up a private track, the tower is really only visible from a high position, such as the roof of Tower 3.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2397 3697 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:5.2977N 1:11.8074E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2406 3665
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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