Hurst Castle, Hampshire, England
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoRams
N 50° 42.460 W 001° 32.996
30U E 602386 N 5618319
Quick Description: Flush bracket on small brick wall in front of main castle walls. Not on a pedestal, just on the wall.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/6/2009 9:48:23 AM
Waymark Code: WM75RJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
Views: 4

Long Description:
Hurst castle is one of the most advanced of the artillery fortresses built by Henry VIII: used as a prison for eminent 17th-century captives, and later strengthened during the 19th and 20th centuries. It commands the narrow entrance to the Solent. We were not expecting to find a trig point here, virtually at sea level.
Type of Trigpoint: Flush Bracket

Condition: Good

Number on Flush Bracket: 0545 S

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