ST3089 : Territorial Army Centre, Newport

taken 9 years ago, near to Malpas, Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

Territorial Army Centre, Newport
Territorial Army Centre, Newport
Viewed across Allt-yr-yn View, the former barracks are now officially styled TA Centre, 217 (City of Newport) Headquarters Battery Royal Artillery (Volunteers), a subunit of 104th Regiment Royal Artillery (Volunteers), Territorial Army.

The barracks date from 1845. The present-day roads around its perimeter are Barrack Hill, Bosworth Drive and Allt-yr-yn View. Kelly's Directory for Monmouthshire, 1901 states
"The barracks...can be used either by infantry or cavalry, and are at present occupied by the 133rd Battery Royal Field Artillery, Depot Battery Mountain Division and a detachment of Royal Northern Reserve, numbering in all 400 men."
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Date Taken
Friday, 18 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Friday, 9 July, 2010
Territorial Army centre   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 302 890 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:35.7302N 3:0.5439W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 303 890
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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