TQ2304 : Old Fort and Coastguard Tower

taken 9 years ago, near to Shoreham Beach, West Sussex, Great Britain

Old Fort and Coastguard Tower
Old Fort and Coastguard Tower
Partly buried by the shingle the fort was built in 1857 to protect the 1816 entrance of the Adur. It was decommissioned in 1896 though the site was used as a gun emplacement during World War Two.
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TQ2304, 149 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 February, 2008
Category
Fort   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 233 045 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:49.6518N 0:14.9724W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 234 045
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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