SU2465 : Explosion site, The Warren, near Savernake

near to Durley, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Explosion site, The Warren, near Savernake
Explosion site, The Warren, near Savernake
On 7th July 1945 an ammo dump on the land just to the right of the road caught fire and exploded causing the loss of life of an American serviceman and considerable property damage. Information from 'Savernake at War' Roger Day 2007 LinkExternal link (has sound at first). This and several other images can be seen in this gallery LinkExternal link
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2007
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Geograph (Second Visitor for SU2465)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 12 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 12 June, 2007
Category
Road > Road   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 245 651 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.0975N 1:38.8904W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 245 651
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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