TR0032 : Mile Marker on Royal Military Canal Path - Hythe 9 Miles

taken 11 years ago, near to Hamstreet, Kent, Great Britain

Mile Marker on Royal Military Canal Path - Hythe 9 Miles
Mile Marker on Royal Military Canal Path - Hythe 9 Miles
As seen beside the Royal Military Canal Path (long distance path) heading towards Ruckinge.
On the back is Rye 10 Miles, plus a small sign about Hamstreet being 1/2 a mile.
Royal Military Canal

The Royal Military Canal stretches for 28 miles hugging the old cliff line that borders the Romney Marsh from Hythe in the north east to Cliff End in the south west. It was built as a third line of defence against Napoleon, after the British Royal Navy patrolling the English Channel and the line of 74 Martello Towers built along the south coast. The Royal Military Canal was constructed in two sections. The longest section starts at Hythe in Kent and ends at Iden Lock in East Sussex. The second smaller section runs from the foot of Winchelsea Hill to Cliff End. Both sections are linked by the Rivers Rother and Brede.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 February, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 February, 2010
Category
Milepost   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 009 326 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.4699N 0:51.9850E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TR 009 326
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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