TQ7769 : Field of Fire Ditch, Lower Lines (2)

taken 7 years ago, near to Brompton, Medway, Great Britain

Field of Fire Ditch, Lower Lines (2)
Field of Fire Ditch, Lower Lines (2)
This ditch is part of the Lower Lines Park, linked to the Great Lines Heritage Park. This brick faced ditch was used as a defensive ditch around Fort Amherst, it stretched from River Medway (for 1 mile), through the fort and towards St Mary's Island.

Great Lines Heritage Park, Chatham :: TQ7668
The Great Lines is over 70 hectares of open space at the heart of Medway. Between Gillingham and Chatham.
The huge expanse of the Great Lines was in its own right a layer of defence to protect Chatham Dockyard from attack.
At its centre is the Chatham Naval War Memorial.
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TQ7769, 278 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Paths  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7702 6937 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.7448N 0:32.5904E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7702 6938
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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