SZ6393 : No Man's Land Fort

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Seaview, Isle of Wight, Great Britain

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No Man's Land Fort
No Man's Land Fort
No Man's Land Fort was built in the Solent as part of the Palmerston Forts (LinkExternal link ) built between the years 1867 and 1880 to protect Portsmouth. In March 2012, No Manís Land Fort was purchased by developers Clarenco (who also own SZ6397 : Spitbank Fort and SZ6594 : Horse Sand Fort) with the intention of refurbishing it as a hotel (LinkExternal link BBC News).
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Date Taken
Monday, 15 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 21 July, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 639 937 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:44.4010N 1:5.6910W
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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The Solent  Fort  Nineteenth Century  Victorian  19th Century  Sea Fort 

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