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Houton Head Gun Emplacements
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Houton Head Gun Emplacements

One of 3 gun emplacements built on the shore under Houton Head. See how the bottom looks to be built with beach stone, the a concrete hut set on top. Steps have been cut into the cliff to get down to them
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Picture added on 25 September 2007
Comments:
Cracking picture ... do you know if you can still get access from the top...I can only assume that their ammo came in by sea... a sight I only saw once from a boat.. many thanks for the picture
Added by Mark Ridgway on 26 September 2007
These were search light positions.The guns were higher up the head. 2 12pdr quick firing guns.
Added by William Watters on 27 September 2007
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