WV5947 : Ouaisné Tower

Ouaisné Tower
Ouaisné Tower
Also known as St Brelade's Tower number 1, this tower, built about 1780, is one of the 31 towers built about that time for the defence of Jersey (24 still stand). The tower serves as a navigation mark, hence the red and white markings on the seaward side.
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2011
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WV5947, 5 images   (more nearby)
Photographer
Oliver Dixon   (find more nearby)
Image classification
Geograph
Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 26 January, 2012
Category
Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
MGRS: geotagged! WV 5938 4776 [10m precision]
WGS84: 49:10.7863N 2:11.1132W
Photographer Location
MGRS: geotagged! WV 5938 4766
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