SD3348 : Fleetwood Radar Station

taken 9 years ago, near to Fleetwood, Lancashire, Great Britain

Fleetwood Radar Station
Fleetwood Radar Station
The Radar Training Station at Fleetwood is Grade II listed LinkExternal link

It was built in 1961-2 by Lancashire County Council Architect's Department under Roger Booth and Eric Morris Hart for the practical training of masters and crews of coastal craft in the latest radar technology. It is built of reinforced concrete with a flat roof. The single-storey, oval building is set on pilotis above high tide level, with framed timber fenestration, and a timber door reached from steps set off the promenade.
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SD3348, 545 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 16 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Communications  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Radar Installation 
Person (from Tags)
Eric Morris Hart  Robert Booth 
Date (from Tags)
1961 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3381 4852 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:55.7135N 3:0.5711W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3381 4850
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Radar Training Station  Grade II Listed 

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