SY7482 : Defending Dorset: RAF Ringstead Chain Home Radar Station (7)

taken 1 month ago, near to Osmington Mills, Dorset, Great Britain

Defending Dorset: RAF Ringstead Chain Home Radar Station (7)
Defending Dorset: RAF Ringstead Chain Home Radar Station (7)
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Chain Home radar station: DoB ID: e25089
Pillbox (Variant): DoB ID S0000111

Having turned away from the coast temporarily and moved inland, high up on the hillside a lone pillbox is encountered having commanding views over the approach from the valley below, as well as an overall view over the whole site.

SY7481 : Defending Dorset: RAF Ringstead Chain Home Radar Station (8)
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SY7482, 9 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Image Type ?
type:cross grid 
Date Taken
Tuesday, 11 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 15 April, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Air transport  Construction, Development  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 7464 8202 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:38.2389N 2:21.5984W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 7474 8186
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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