Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: woodland counter-scarp gallery (plymouth)

  1. #1
    Join Date
    March 2012
    Location
    Plymouth
    Age
    23
    Posts
    181
    Thanked
    281

    Default woodland counter-scarp gallery (plymouth)


    this is the counter-scarp gallery to woodland fort... in world war two the location was used as a public air raid shelter.

    woodland fort by dansnaith, on Flickr


    woodland fort by dansnaith, on Flickr


    woodland fort by dansnaith, on Flickr

    a tad of a squeeze

    woodland fort by dansnaith, on Flickr




    woodland fort by dansnaith, on Flickr
    It wouldn't be unsafe if you didn't put a digger through the roof!!!
    https://www.facebook.com/S10Hunters
    http://www.s10hunters.co.uk/

  2. Thanks given by: chris, flyboys90, godzilla73, night crawler, paymaster, richy142, TeeJF
  3.  
     
  4. #2
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    The Centre of England or near enough
    Posts
    7,219
    Thanked
    4647

    Default


    Got any more shots? these were great.

  5. #3
    Join Date
    July 2008
    Location
    Surrey/London/Kent
    Age
    45
    Posts
    932
    Thanked
    671

    Default


    Good stuff. Not unlike Scoveston, or the Western Outworks of Fort Burgoyne. But then counterscarps are a Napoleonic thing, I guess...:)
    "You never planned on the bombs in the sand/Or sleeping in your dress blues."

  6. #4
    Join Date
    February 2011
    Location
    Lancashire - not far from Preston.
    Posts
    2,723
    Thanked
    3000

    Default


    Very similar to where we ate going next week.
    Veni, Vidi suum custos canis admorsus meus culus...

Similar Threads

  1. Knowle Battery & Woodland Fort
    By ZCDVP in forum Military Sites
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 23rd May 12, 13:47
  2. Replies: 20
    Last Post: 2nd Nov 09, 00:07
  3. Woodland fort, plymouth
    By Scotty in forum Military Sites
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 26th Aug 09, 20:52
  4. Replies: 11
    Last Post: 13th Jul 09, 18:07
  5. Woodland Fort Counterscarp Gallery, Plymouth - June '09
    By Badoosh in forum Military Sites
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 7th Jul 09, 13:50

About us
DerelictPlaces is a forum for people with an interest in the history and documentation of disused, derelict and abandoned buildings to come together and share their experiences, photography and historical findings. Our military, industrial and historical heritage is fast disappearing under the pressure of regeneration, the need for new housing, and often through simple neglect; Our aim is to document these places before they disappear entirely.
Follow us