NZ9505 : Rocket Post Field

taken 11 years ago, near to Robin Hood's Bay, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Rocket Post Field
Rocket Post Field
The field where the coast guard used to practise drills to rescue sailors from stricken ships. The post shown is a replica of the one used for practising. Rockets with ropes attached were fired onto ships and, once secure, a Breeches Buoy used to transfer sailors to shore.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 15 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 February, 2007
Category
Historic site > Historic site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 955 057 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:26.3077N 0:31.7072W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 955 057
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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