SW5241 : Gun emplacement and Lookout Station St Ives Head

taken 1 year ago, near to St Ives, Cornwall, Great Britain

Gun  emplacement  and  Lookout  Station  St  Ives  Head
Gun emplacement and Lookout Station St Ives Head
During the 1990's H M Coastguard's were withdrawn from all coastal watch stations. The National Coastwatch Institution was formed in 1994 as a registered charity manned by volunteer staff to be the eyes along the coast. This station at St Ives was opened in 1999 and has over 50 fully trained volunteer staff to cover all the duty shifts.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Paths 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 5212 4117 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:13.1087N 5:28.5704W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 5211 4116
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Lookout Station  Former Gun Emplacement 

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