TR3657 : Palmerston's Folly

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Worth, Kent, Great Britain

Palmerston's Folly
Palmerston's Folly
One of many defensive positions built on the SE coast of Britain to defend against a possible French invasion. This one at Sandwich Bay Estate, shows the rear of a star shaped gun emplacement, constructed from local knapped flints.
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TR3657, 81 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 March, 2007
Category
Military installation (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 363 576 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:16.1377N 1:23.2102E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 364 575
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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