Sub Depot 3 Monkton Farleigh was the largest of the WW2 Central Ammunition Depots of Wiltshire. Districts 19 and 20 remain unconverted to modern storage, and plenty of artefacts have survived the years of vandalism and metal theft. Titular source
Cann Tunnel, Plymouth. Win courtesy of Dangerous Dave. Cann Tunnel is a former rail tunnel, converted to a deep shelter for workers at Devonport Dockyard and later used by the Navy for storing depth charges.
Deep shelter, sealed pretty much since 1945 and opened very intermittently since.
The graffiti piece that currently welcomes explorers to Farleigh Down Tunnel. A walk up Farleigh Down Tunnel. I’ll admit to being pretty bored by the time we reached the end of a mile and a quarter of gentle 1:8 incline, but it’s an essential … Continue reading