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Martello Tower D - Clacton, Essex
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 51° 46.633 E 001° 07.912
31U E 371121 N 5737911
Quick Description: Martello Tower, adjacent to sea wall, Clacton Golf Course II Martello Tower. Circa 1808-1812.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/2/2014 2:02:23 PM
Waymark Code: WMMTCM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
Views: 3

Long Description:
"Martello Tower, adjacent to sea wall, Clacton Golf Course II Martello Tower. Circa 1808-1812. Vari-coloured brick, made at Grays Essex. Stone parapet. Rusticated stone dressings to 4 windows and a door at-half height. Built at a cost of approximately £5,000 the garrison was stationed at Weeley barracks due to the unhealthiness of the coast."

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Today, out of the Essex towers A to K, only A,C,D,E,F and K remain standing.
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Condition of Building: Derelict

Parking: Not Listed

Location: Not listed

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