SY6973 : High Angle Battery, Verne, Portland, Dorset

taken 7 years ago, near to Fortuneswell, Dorset, Great Britain

High Angle Battery, Verne, Portland, Dorset
High Angle Battery, Verne, Portland, Dorset
A Victorian Coastal Defence Emplacement 1800, constructed in former stone quarry.
The name comes from type of guns used in relation to the 'low' level appearance.
Magazines housed in surrounding banking with a railway linking them to the guns.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 29 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 6943 7326 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:33.4974N 2:25.9753W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 6943 7326
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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