×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Guns of the Northeast
     

Guns of the Northeast

by Joe Foster
 

See All Formats & Editions

A graphic account of the defense of Hartlepool, Whitby and Scarborough against German sea borne raiders in 1914 and a detailed history the coastal defenses that confronted the German navy. For the first time the author relates the wider story of the batteries of the Northeast of England and of the gunners who manned them in times of war and peace. His study covers

Overview

A graphic account of the defense of Hartlepool, Whitby and Scarborough against German sea borne raiders in 1914 and a detailed history the coastal defenses that confronted the German navy. For the first time the author relates the wider story of the batteries of the Northeast of England and of the gunners who manned them in times of war and peace. His study covers all the coastal batteries from Northumberland and the Tyne, south through Wearside and Durham, Hartlepool and the Tees, to North Yorkshire and the Humber. Information on all the sites of the gun batteries along the coast is included.

Published in association with the Heugh Battery Restoriation Trust.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844150885
Publisher:
Pen & Sword Books Limited
Publication date:
03/05/2005
Series:
Battlefield Britain Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.39(d)

Meet the Author

Joe Foster is an author and historian.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews