Searchlight Emplacement

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© Cindy Griff
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UploadedFebruary 10, 2009
TakenFebruary 8, 2009
ModelCanon PowerShot SX10 IS
Exposure1/160 sec at f/4.5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length19.766 mm
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In 1940 a 60 inch searchlight was installed in camouflage emplacements such as this one disguised as a boathouse to prevent identification by sea or air. Used to light up the harbour with wide,dispersed beams of light,allowing quick-firing guns to sight on torpedo boats.

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