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New Battery and High Down Test Site, The Needles

A Scheduled Monument in Totland, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6614 / 50°39'41"N

Longitude: -1.5781 / 1°34'40"W

OS Eastings: 429919.079192

OS Northings: 84723.354398

OS Grid: SZ299847

Mapcode National: GBR 67W.HTK

Mapcode Global: FRA 77LB.71K

Entry Name: New Battery and High Down Test Site, The Needles

Scheduled Date: 31 July 2015

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1422839

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Totland

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Totland Bay Christ Church

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