SP6259 : Weedon Bec - depot entrance

taken 5 years ago, near to Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Weedon Bec - depot entrance
Weedon Bec - depot entrance
A branch canal used to enter the depot through the central arch that is guarded by a portcullis. Weedon Bec was a large ordnance depot and royal/government bolt-hole in case the country was invaded. It is now partly demolished and in multiple occupancy.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6292 5956 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:13.8392N 1:4.8101W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6295 5956
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Ordnance Depot  Portcullis  Weedon 

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