NO5026 : Wartime relics

taken 4 years ago, near to Powie Burn [water Feature], Fife, Great Britain

Wartime relics
Wartime relics
In the foreground, now mounted on a display stand, are the remains of a rail bogie discovered in the sands here in 2010. It was once used to carry targets along a short track for aircraft gunners to practice firing on moving targets.
Beyond it is an observation hut, perhaps used by those who kept score of the gunners' accuracy.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 502 266 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:25.7813N 2:48.4656W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 501 267
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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