WV6046 : Noirmont Tower

Noirmont Tower
Noirmont Tower
A Martello Tower completed in 1814 for protecting St Aubin's Bay during the Napoleonic Wars.
It had one 18-pounder cannon on the top and another on the base platform.
Photograph taken from the roof of the German World War II fortifications.
The Condor Ferries catamaran is heading west around the island on its way to Guernsey.
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Bob Embleton   (find more nearby)
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Geograph (First for WV6046)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 August, 2009   (more nearby)
Saturday, 17 April, 2010
Martello tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
MGRS: geotagged! WV 6064 4615 [10m precision]
WGS84: 49:9.9101N 2:10.0905W
Photographer Location
MGRS: geotagged! WV 6049 4629
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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