Knab WW11 Torpedo tube platform

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Comments (7)

steandeb on June 30, 2011

great historic shot 3 wheels!

Free Wheels on July 1, 2011

HU 4811 4050. A concrete torpedo tube platform is situated on the shoreline c.10m SE of the cemetery, N of The Knab. A large concrete base was built onto the rocks on top of which 3 torpedo tubes were mounted. The Knab platform formed part of the defences of Lerwick harbour. J Guy 1995; NMRS Ms 810/4, 165--6, 168

Alina Sbitneva on July 4, 2011

Anything military? It looks like natural.

LIKE Alina

LEIRE13 on July 8, 2011

Like nº 2.

Beautiful place and photo.

Salud2...from Spain...

Closed on July 10, 2011

Hi Mark! Lovely view! I agree with LovelyAlina, it looks so natural, like it belongs there... I wouldn't have thought that it was a torpedo tube. Liked! :)GG

H. Lotfi-Azad on July 16, 2011

Great seascape, and a wonderful art you have put into it ,,,


Heinz Peierl on July 28, 2011

Gefällt mir

like 5

Viele Grüße von der Mosel


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Free Wheels
A dark and dusty corner of my mind

Photo taken in Lerwick, Shetland, Shetland Islands ZE1, UK

Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 30, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Free Wheels
    • Camera: Canon EOS 450D
    • Taken on 2010/09/10 16:19:59
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 65.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.650
    • ISO Speed: ISO400