SX4850 : Fort Bovisand

taken 14 days ago, near to Down Thomas, Devon, Great Britain

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Fort Bovisand
Fort Bovisand
The strategic position of this 19th century 'Palmerston' fort is clear in this view. The military involvement ended in 1956 and the location was used for many years as a diving centre. Under proposals given planning permission in 2017 it will be converted into 81 houses and apartments as well as a visitor centre and cafe.
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SX4850, 66 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 30 May, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 5 June, 2021
Geographical Context
Coastal  Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Fort 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4882 5072 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:20.2172N 4:7.5444W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4883 5074
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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