Military => Training => Topic started by: Trikeman on May 16, 2017, 23:04:00

Title: TOLSFORD HILL WW1 PRACTICE TRENCHES
Post by: Trikeman on May 16, 2017, 23:04:00
There is a very comprehensive site covering the Canadian Soldiers based at the Sandling Camps during WW1:
http://www.saltwoodkent.co.uk/discovery-of-ww1-practice-trenches
I think I posted some ariel pics a few years back but here are a couple more taken when the light and growth were just right. Amazing how the patterns survive
Trikman
Title: Re: TOLSFORD HILL WW1 PRACTICE TRENCHES
Post by: kyn on April 29, 2018, 12:26:56
1940s
Title: Re: TOLSFORD HILL WW1 PRACTICE TRENCHES
Post by: conan on April 29, 2018, 22:40:55
Would the small circular shapes showing in Trikemans splendid photos be shell craters?
Title: Re: TOLSFORD HILL WW1 PRACTICE TRENCHES
Post by: kyn on April 30, 2018, 00:12:55
Could well be, this is directly beside Shorncliffe Barracks.