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During the Second World War, the British Royal Navy constructed a series of sea forts for an advanced line of defense against inbound air raids and potential sea invasions from the Axis powers.  The Maunsell Sea Forts still stand today, silent and abandoned a few meters above the North Sea.  One, however, remains inhabited, now a nation of its own referred to as the Principality of Sealand.  Can't wait to photograph these!

During the Second World War, the British Royal Navy constructed a series of sea forts for an advanced line of defense against inbound air raids and potential sea invasions from the Axis powers. The Maunsell Sea Forts still stand today, silent and abandoned a few meters above the North Sea. One, however, remains inhabited, now a nation of its own referred to as the Principality of Sealand. Can't wait to photograph these!

33 more breathtaking and incredible photos of abandoned places - Blog of Francesco Mugnai

33 more breathtaking and incredible photos of abandoned places

33 more breathtaking and incredible photos of abandoned places - Blog of Francesco Mugnai

The Maunsell Sea Forts. During the Second World War, the British Royal Navy constructed a series of sea forts for an advanced line of defense against inbound air raids and potential sea invasions.

The Maunsell Sea Forts. During the Second World War, the British Royal Navy constructed a series of sea forts for an advanced line of defense against inbound air raids and potential sea invasions.

Red Sands World War 2 sea forts off the Kent coast near Herne Bay.

Red Sands World War 2 sea forts off the Kent coast near Herne Bay.

Abandoned Submarine Base in Balaklava, Ukraine - This image of an abandoned subway tunnel was captured in the metro system underneath Kiev, Ukraine. Many of the tunnels are partially flooded, and stalactites hang from the ceilings.

Abandoned Submarine Base in Balaklava, Ukraine - This image of an abandoned subway tunnel was captured in the metro system underneath Kiev, Ukraine. Many of the tunnels are partially flooded, and stalactites hang from the ceilings.

... abandoned Maunsell Sea Forts, a few meters above the North Sea, Kent, England ... the British Royal Navy constructed a series of sea forts during World War II for an advanced line of defense against inbound air raids and potential sea invasions from the Axis powers

... abandoned Maunsell Sea Forts, a few meters above the North Sea, Kent, England ... the British Royal Navy constructed a series of sea forts during World War II for an advanced line of defense against inbound air raids and potential sea invasions from the Axis powers

Uncle Tom's Tractor by tlc7550. flickr.com/tlc7550

Uncle Tom's Tractor by tlc7550. flickr.com/tlc7550

Abandoned Places From Around The World 25 Shipwrecks on a sandbar in the Bermuda Triangle

Abandoned Places From Around The World 25 Shipwrecks on a sandbar in the Bermuda Triangle

Cold War Era Watch Tower in The Santa Monica Mountains overlooking nearly all of Los Angeles County

Cold War Era Watch Tower in The Santa Monica Mountains overlooking nearly all of Los Angeles County

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