SX9456 : Royal Observer Corps at Berry Head

taken 6 years ago, near to Brixham, Torbay, Great Britain

Royal Observer Corps at Berry Head
Royal Observer Corps at Berry Head
In the foreground is the ROC cold war era observation bunker that would be used to record details of a nuclear strike while in the background is the 1943 ROC aircraft spotting tower. Berry Head shows activity over a wide timeframe and this juxtaposition of two different ROC functions is particularly informative.
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SX9456, 136 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 11 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Coastal  Defence, Military 
Place (from Tags)
Berry Head 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9447 5656 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:23.9649N 3:29.1709W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9446 5658
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Roc Observation Post  ROC Bunker  ROC 

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