WV5547 : Observation Tower

Observation Tower
Observation Tower
On the headland at La Corbière is an observation tower, one of three built during the German Occupation of Jersey in the Second World War. Their purpose was to direct artillery fire against targets out to sea. The tower was used until 2004 by Jersey Radio as marine radio for shipping. Now it is has three bedrooms and is available as a holiday let.
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2010
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WV5547, 18 images   (more nearby)
Photographer
Gerald England   (find more nearby)
Image classification
Geograph
Date Taken
Friday, 8 October, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 16 November, 2010
Category
Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
MGRS: geotagged! WV 5532 4770 [10m precision]
WGS84: 49:10.7767N 2:14.4559W
Photographer Location
MGRS: geotagged! WV 5535 4785
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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