Demolition news from northern France

Some unfortunate news from Nord-Pas de Calais. In Dunkerque, a bunker was demolished to make place for new housing. At the Batterie Waldam with its famous concrete gun turret, the loose barrel of the flare gun which was still there seems to have been cut to pieces and disappeared. According to this post on the french […]

Posted on August 18, 2011 at 1:18 pm by Arthur van Beveren · Permalink · One Comment
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Bunkersite.com update: Nord Pas-de-Calais

Filled some holes on the website. Added the interesting HQ at Grand Millebrugghe Stp Simon with 117a, 119a and a heavy toilet bunker. Further more at the Sanatorium Zuydcoote Stp Bernhard and Wn Berthold and at Fort des Dunes near Leffrinckoucke Wn Dahlie and Klein-Dahlie. Bunkersite.com update

Posted on January 2, 2010 at 1:10 am by Arthur van Beveren · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Hunting gets priority in France

Thanks to my correspondent in the Calais area Olejniczak Hervé The well known naval Batterie Oldenburg near Calais is going to loose some of its bunkers to a new hunting terrain! Anywhere else this sounds crazy but apparently hunting is still big in France. Since the first week of december, bird hunting lakes and observation cabins […]

Posted on December 14, 2009 at 11:23 pm by Arthur van Beveren · Permalink · Leave a comment
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