Gold beach - Remnants of tha allied artificial port

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Comments (7)

Ignacio Balassanian on December 9, 2006

Hey... good photo, but I think that you are wrong. This is Gold Beach not Utah!!! Please edit the info. Thanks

Eric Medvet on December 11, 2006

Ok, thanks!

Alain Reversé on January 25, 2007

Good change ! The remnants are those of the "allied artificial port", not only american !(it is in the british zone)

John Martin on January 30, 2007

This is one of two British built and designed "Mulberry Harbour" it is in the British Sector at Arromanches. The one in the American sector was destroyed by a storm on on night of 18/19 Jun 44.

xplosiv on February 14, 2007

Yeah, contrary to popular American belief. We Brits did contribute to d-day! :O

And like the others have said above me, this is also Gold beach and not Utah.

PKoeller on February 25, 2007

The photo title as clicked from the picture incorrectly refers to the floating harbor as American.

Eric Medvet on February 26, 2007

Information in Google Earth take some time to be updated, in respect to those viewable in Panoramio.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 24, 2006
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Eric Medvet
    • Camera: NIKON E4300
    • Taken on 2003/08/02 17:46:32
    • Exposure: 0.006s
    • Focal Length: 8.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash