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Martello Tower No. 15 - Range Road, Hythe, Kent, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 51° 03.737 E 001° 04.204
31U E 364764 N 5658522
Quick Description: Martello Towers were built along the coast of East Sussex and Kent as a defence against the French during 1793 to 1815.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/31/2012 7:23:22 AM
Waymark Code: WME3YC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
Views: 2

Long Description:
Martello Tower No. 15 was constructed in 1806 and is a brick design covered in a concrete render. It is approximately 30 feet high and has walls about 6ft thick. There is a 5ft thick central column inside and there are two storeys with a gun platform on the roof.
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Location:
Range Road
Hythe, Kent United Kingdom
CT21 6HG


Condition of Building: Derelict

Parking: Not Listed

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