SV9009 : Peninnis Head and Morning Point Battery

taken 4 years ago, near to Old Town, Isles of Scilly, Great Britain

Peninnis Head and Morning Point Battery
Peninnis Head and Morning Point Battery
The cannons on the battery date from the 1740s. The battery wall, like much of the garrison walls are covered in a short turf. Here the turf is rich in low-growing herbs, notably English Stonecrop (giving it the red tinge)
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Islands  Derelict, Disused  Defence, Military  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SV 9097 0965 [10m precision]
WGS84: 49:54.4220N 6:18.3378W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SV 9005 0993
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Coastal Battery  Wall  Turf 

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