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Winter storms take out wartime fenders

The 66 year old docking stage at the Southern Gun Tower has finally given up resisting the harsh winter storms.  Maintenance crews removed several tons of debris surrounding the tower legs in February to prevent any structural damage to the…
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BBC at Redsands

BBC Two - Coast Tuesday July 14th 2009 iPlayer:  www.bbc.co.uk
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REDSAND FORT – SEPTEMBER 1943

Instructions for the towage and grounding of the Redsand Towers G1 Southern Gun Tower on Friday, September 3rd, 1943.The full plans and instructions for both the Redsand and Shivering Sand Forts are now available for public viewing.  Thanks to a…
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The Sea Forts, By Tim Mitchard.

This month sees the launch of a book that has taken me 20 years to complete. The book, the Sea Forts feature’s many of the pictures I took of Red and Shivering Sands. The pictures have been taken from the…
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Sea Forts and WW2 Show 2008

Images from event : on facebook
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RED SANDS RADIO 2008

We would all like to thank those of you who listened in and took the trouble to support us. Red Sands Radio is essentially a local radio service aimed at Whitstable and the North Kent coast. Licenced by Ofcom, (the…
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Sea Forts and WW2 Show 2007

More images : Sea Forts and WW2 Show
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Definitely Red Productions in association with Project Redsand DVD

Founded in 1999 by animator and editor, Melanie Lee, Definitely Red is a young British digital media practice based in the Midlands. With years of experience within Animation and New Media, Definitely Red provides a wide range of skills, enabling…
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Red Sands Radio

Hosted by Project Redsand.More info : Visit
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RNLI SOS – SAVE OUR SOLES DAY

Lace up those trainers and support the Royal National Lifeboat Institution Save Our Soles Day on Friday 27th January 2006 and help us save lives at sea. We are asking for your help to make SOS a fantastic success by…
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SEA FORTS EXHIBITION – 9 APRIL 2006

The Maunsell Sea Forts weekend at Whitstable Castle drew big crowds over the two day event. Check facebook for more pictures of the World War ll displays. The 2007 event promises even more to see plus a firework display from…
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EXTRACT FROM NON-SHEDULING REPOR

Commissioned by:THE DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE MEDIA & SPORTConducted by:ENGLISH HERITAGEFor:THE SECRETARY OF STATEDATED:30/3/2006-26/4/2006-27/4/2006Ref:REDSAND TOWERS (U6)Location:Thames Estuary, approx 7 miles North of WhitstableCounty:KentLatitude/Longitude:51.28.62N 0.59.60E IMPORTANCE/POTENTIAL English Heritage’s Monuments Protection Programme anti-aircraft gun sites study (Schofield 1999) sets out the context for…
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