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Whitstable to Red Sands Sea Fort

Coast, Series 4 Reversions Episode 22 of 23

Beginning at the famous Oyster Festival in Whitstable, Neil Oliver ventures offshore to the remarkable Red Sands Sea Forts. Built as air defences in the Second World War they went on to inspire the design of the first North Sea oil rigs.

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5 minutes

Last on

Mon 22 Feb 2016 13:00
BBC Two except Wales


Role Contributor
PresenterNeil Oliver
Executive ProducerWilliam Lyons
Series ProducerSteve Evanson

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