Martello Tower – Suffolk

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Martello towers, sometimes known simply as Martellos, are small defensive forts that were built across the British Empire during the 19th century. Most were coastal forts like this example at Bawdsey, Suffolk, UK.

http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/Martello-Towers

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