NT1883 : Monks' Cave

taken 12 years ago, near to Aberdour, Fife, Great Britain

Monks' Cave
Monks' Cave
The Fife Coast once bristled with guns, ever ready against the threat of invasion or attack from the sea. Monk's Cave was one of those fortifications/gun batteries built in readiness for an attack. Here are three gun emplacements.

Also known as Charles Hill Coastal Artillery Battery LinkExternal link

Mortimer's Deep and Inchcolm Island behind.

Islands of the Forth :LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 25 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 August, 2005
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Wartime relics   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 186 838 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:2.4080N 3:18.4860W
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