SZ6397 : From Spit Sand Fort

taken 12 years ago, near to Southsea, Portsmouth, Great Britain

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From Spit Sand Fort
From Spit Sand Fort
From one of the gun platforms on Spit Sand Fort, the view of the deep water channel into Portsmouth (between the port/red and starboard/green buoys) is clear. The forts were built because French ships were considered a threat, yet none would have got past here. These days we let French ships in.
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SZ6397, 66 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 May, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 May, 2008
Category
Ferry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 638 971 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.1989N 1:5.7635W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 636 971
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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