EAW008740 ENGLAND (1947). The Harland and Wolff Ltd Works and the Royal Albert Dock and the King George V Dock, North Woolwich, 1947

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Details

Title [EAW008740] The Harland and Wolff Ltd Works and the Royal Albert Dock and the King George V Dock, North Woolwich, 1947
Reference EAW008740
Date 8-August-1947
Link
Place name NORTH WOOLWICH
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 543592, 180179
Longitude / Latitude 0.069050075476305, 51.501798433745
National Grid Reference TQ436802

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?Possible location of a 2ndWW searchlight.

redmist
Tuesday 30th of June 2020 07:41:16 PM
West Ham greyhound stadium. In June 1944 it was marshalling area T4 for troops assembling for the D-Day landings. On the 4/5th June the 69th Field Regt Royal Artillery (49th West Riding Division, the Polar Bears) were located here preparing their vehicles, carrying out stage B.I waterproofing in preparation for the move to the Embarkation Area in the docks.

redmist
Monday 29th of June 2020 08:42:16 PM
Location of the gun pits of the 2ndWW HAA Gun Battery at Beckton, designation ZE16/- (GDA London). The admin/accommodation buildings are below the gun pits.

redmist
Monday 29th of June 2020 08:41:40 PM
Location of 2ndWW anti-aircraft landing mounds and ditches.

redmist
Monday 29th of June 2020 08:41:01 PM
Location of a 2ndWW small surface blast shelter, associated with the adjacent barrage balloon site.

redmist
Monday 29th of June 2020 08:40:23 PM
Location of a 2ndWW barrage balloon operating site.

redmist
Monday 29th of June 2020 08:38:36 PM