2010

NU1735 : Defence of The Realm at Bamburgh, Northumberland

taken 14 years ago, near to Bamburgh, Northumberland, England

Defence of The Realm at Bamburgh, Northumberland
Defence of The Realm at Bamburgh, Northumberland
Situated on a small grassy knoll between the minor road known as The Wynding and the beach at Bamburgh is this (WW2?) pillbox. Its juxtaposition with the castle invites contemplation on the nature of defensive structures.

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NU1735, 249 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Richard West   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 3 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 July, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 178 354 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.7234N 1:43.1203W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 178 354
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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