ST0166 : World War II beach pill box

taken 8 years ago, near to West Aberthaw, The Vale of Glamorgan/Bro Morgannwg, Great Britain

World War II beach pill box
World War II beach pill box
Another of the pill boxes that abound on this stretch of coast line which could have been a prime invasion location beach because of the proximity of the strategically important allied air bases at St Athans, Llandow and Rhoose. In the background to this picture is Aberthaw power station
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Date Taken
Monday, 10 December, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 11 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 0178 6627 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.2167N 3:24.7742W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 0165 6624
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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