TV4898 : Martello Tower and cliffs, Seaford

taken 10 years ago, near to Seaford, East Sussex, Great Britain

Martello Tower and cliffs, Seaford
Martello Tower and cliffs, Seaford
The circular building is a Martello Tower, one of a number of such towers along the coastline of South East England and East Anglia. The towers were built at the beginning of the 19th Century to defend England against invasion by the French, led by Napoleon. The tower now houses Seaford Museum. More information about the tower is available on Seaford Museum's website LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

Just visible in the background through the mist are chalk cliffs.
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TV4898, 335 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Defence, Military 
Place (from Tags)
Sussex  Seaford  East Sussex 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 4843 9852 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.0372N 0:6.2075E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TV 4837 9858
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Martello Tower  Mist  Misty Day  Misty  Drizzle 

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