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Pill Box
England
There are hundreds of these WW2 concrete pill boxes which line the banks of the Thames. This one is on the meadow just north of Cholsey Marsh in Oxfordshire and set about 400m back from the river's edge.
Copyright: Rob bowker
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 4523x2000
Uploaded: 04/12/2012
Updated: 05/12/2012
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Tags: concrete; gun emplacement; meadow
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