SZ6393 : The Solent, Approaching No Man's Land Fort

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

The Solent, Approaching No Man's Land Fort
The Solent, Approaching 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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Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 6 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 27 July, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 639 937 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:44.4125N 1:5.7129W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 637 940
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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The Solent  Palmerston Fort  Nineteenth Century  Sea Fort  19th Century  Victorian 

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