ND4798 : 3rd Churchill Barrier

taken 12 years ago, near to Northtown, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

3rd Churchill Barrier
3rd Churchill Barrier
The barrier, seen from Burray and looking towards Glims Holm across Weddel Sound. Beside it are the remains of hulks sunk in an earlier attempt to make the sound impassable to German submarines.
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Date Taken
August 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 September, 2005
Category
Wartime relics   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! ND 47 98 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 58:52.2398N 2:54.7266W
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