TQ0201 : Oyster Pond

taken 13 years ago, near to Littlehampton, West Sussex, Great Britain

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Oyster Pond
Oyster Pond
During World War Two a ramp was built leading into the pond and military vehicles were driven through about six feet of water to test their waterproofing and wading capabilities. I felt sorry for the drivers sitting there up to their chests in water.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 January, 2006   (more nearby)
Saturday, 12 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Sport, Leisure  People, Events  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0283 0155 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.2635N 0:32.5234W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0278 0154
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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