NJ9605 : Torry Battery

taken 12 years ago, near to Torry, Aberdeen, Great Britain

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Torry Battery
Torry Battery
These massive fortifications were constructed during the 1860s as were many in coastal locations throughout Britain to guard against attack by the French at the time of Napoleon III. Girdleness lighthouse in the distance.
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NJ9605, 137 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 May, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 June, 2008
Category
Fortifications   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 966 054 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:8.4071N 2:3.3994W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 965 056
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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