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Offline kyn

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Re: Royal Engineers Training Tunnel
« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2016, 22:37:43 »
It is likely to be that way as there were a lot there, thanks anyway.  It is good to see the photos!

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Re: Royal Engineers Training Tunnel
« Reply #3 on: April 06, 2016, 22:21:53 »
Sorry I can't remember now the address.

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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2016, 08:06:26 »
Hi, I assume this is Mill Road area?

Thank you for your recent additions, they are fascinating!

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Royal Engineers Training Tunnel
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2016, 02:57:04 »
In 1988, a subsidence in the back garden of a house in Gillingham turned out to be a shallow tunnel. It is belleved that WW1 Royal Engineer tunnellers used this area for practice until they went to France.

 

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