SJ9718 : Brocton Camp - Hut base in Hut Lines 'L'

taken 3 years ago, near to Brocton, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Brocton Camp - Hut base in Hut Lines 'L'
Brocton Camp - Hut base in Hut Lines 'L'
Approaching the Oldacre Valley the surviving hut bases have been damaged by Second World War tank testing from the nearby GEC works at Stafford. Post-war aerial photography shows almost a scrambling course of tracks carved up and down the sides of the valley.
Army Camps on Cannock Chase
For more information on the First World War camps on Cannock Chase see
John M's article on Geograph Link
and on Staffordshire Past Track LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 May, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Heath, Scrub  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 976 186 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:45.9050N 2:2.2027W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 976 186
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Cannock Chase  WW1 

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