TQ0483 : WW2 pillbox at the Rockingham Road bridge (no.186) over the Grand Union Canal

taken 1 year ago, near to Uxbridge, Hillingdon, Great Britain

WW2 pillbox at the Rockingham Road bridge (no.186) over the Grand Union Canal
WW2 pillbox at the Rockingham Road bridge (no.186) over the Grand Union Canal
See TQ0483 : The Rockingham Road bridge (no.186) over the Grand Union Canal - and WW2 pillbox.

It's good to know that if the Germans had sent a battleship along the canal they wouldn't have got any closer to central London than this.
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TQ0483, 137 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 9 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Derelict, Disused  Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Pillbox 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0494 8378 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.5902N 0:29.2885W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0493 8377
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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