Stumbled upon this in the Cotswolds. Broadway Tower is a folley built at top of the 2nd highest point along the Cotswold escarpment. The height of the escarpment here is 1024 feet (312m). Since ancient times this has been a fort and signalling point. Broadway Tower was erected in 1799, by George William, 6th Earl of Coventry Broadway Towers, England, Favorite Places, Beautiful Places, Castles, Worcestershire, Visit, Amazing Places, Travel
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greetingsfrombritannia:Broadway Tower, Worcestershire.Myfanwy Davies © enchantedengland: So in a few hours I will be driving Liz (only because she is my favourite female person in the world) to Atlanta where she will BOARD A PLANE FOR LONDON **chokes back sob** I wonder how many security people it will take to prise my hands from her ankles as I kick and scream on the floor.
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.