SP6259 : Former ordnance depot - Weedon Bec

near to Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Former ordnance depot - Weedon Bec
Former ordnance depot - Weedon Bec
Built in the Napoleonic era to supply the army and to act as a royal bolthole if necessary. Originally accessed via canal and later by railway. It is now no longer military and once of its uses is as a store for the national collection of fire engines, with some visible in the distance.
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2012
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 6 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6280 5952 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:13.8184N 1:4.9159W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6293 5953
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Ordnance Depot  Bolthole  Weedon  Napoleonic Era  Depot 

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