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St Margaret's Village History
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End of the big guns at St Margaret's. Dover Express 15 March 1957
A press cutting from the Dover Express 15 March 1957 which covers the scrapping of the 15 inch gun 'Jane', which was sited at Wanstone Farm during WW2. The defensive guns at St Margaret's are ...
Excavation of the WW2 Winnie gun site for BBC 's 'Two Men in a Trench'. 26 April 2003
A series of photographs taken 26 April 2003 showing excavations underway by Glasgow University diggers for a BBC2 TV documentary 'Two men in a Trench'. The site being excavated was where the Cross Channel gun ...
Gun sites of Clem and Jane at Wanstone Farm. 20 May 1990
Four photographs taken 20 May 1990 showing structures associated with the cross Channel guns Clem and Jane which were situated at Wanstone Farm.
Site of Cross Channel Gun 'Winnie' at Westcliffe. 20 May 1990
Four photographs showing the site of the World War 2 cross Channel gun 'Winnie' in the field behind Wallett's Court at Westcliffe. 20 May 1990
Sites of the WW2 guns Clem and Jane at Wanstone Farm. 20 May 1990
Four photographs showing sites around the positions of the long range WW2 guns Clem and Jane which were at Wanstone Farm, St Margaret's at Cliffe. 20 May 1990.
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