TR1234 : West Hythe Bridge

taken 7 years ago, near to West Hythe, Kent, Great Britain

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West Hythe Bridge
West Hythe Bridge
The Royal Military Canal stretches for 28 miles hugging the old cliff line that borders the Romney Marsh from Hythe in the north east to Cliff End in the south west. It was built as a third line of defence against Napoleon, after the British Royal Navy patrolling the English Channel and the line of 74 Martello Towers built along the south coast. The Royal Military Canal was constructed in two sections. The longest section starts at Hythe in Kent and ends at Iden Lock in East Sussex. The second smaller section runs from the foot of Winchelsea Hill to Cliff End. Both sections are linked by the Rivers Rother and Brede.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 April, 2014   (more nearby)
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Monday, 7 July, 2014
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Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 1253 3422 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:4.0770N 1:1.9241E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 1247 3427
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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