SK1827 : The Fauld Crater

taken 6 days ago, near to Hanbury, Staffordshire, Great Britain

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The Fauld Crater
The Fauld Crater
The remnants of what was the largest man-made explosion ever to have occurred on UK soil. The sheer scale of the crater is difficult to capture in a single shot and vegetation has impinged greatly since the area was decommissioned in 1967. It remains the property of the MOD.
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SK1827, 27 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 March, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 March, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Military Relic 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1822 2772 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:50.8008N 1:43.8549W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1812 2766
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Crater  Wartime Disasters 

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