ST2958 : Brean Down - Rangefinder Platform

taken 7 years ago, near to Uphill, North Somerset, Great Britain

Brean Down - Rangefinder Platform
Brean Down - Rangefinder Platform
During WW2 the sea around this area of the Bristol channel was used for training bomber pilots. This platform was used to support a range finder which was used to check the accuracy of the bomber pilots.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 26 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 2962 5882 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:19.4465N 3:0.6852W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 2962 5882
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Range Finder  Ww2 Relic  World War 2 Relic  Second World War 

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