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Barnes Wallis Statue, Herne Bay

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  • A great tribute to a man of his time which among other things resulted in the Lancaster raids on the Mohne and Eder dams during the Second World War and the position of the statue looking out to see w...  more »
  • This is very understated but it is fitting for one of the unsung heroes of the war. you don't notice this until you come across it and it's fitting tribute to such a great unassuming man who helped th...  more »
  • Today I saw the statue of Barnes Wallis and was intrigued thinking he might have been born in HB . it took me some time to establish that he trialled the bouncing bombs there. Surely this important fa...  more »
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  • Situated on a coastal walk at Herne bay, overlooking the area of sea where the bouncing bomb trials took place during its development. The coastal walk is a favourite.
  • Interesting. Not much more to add!
  • Fitting location. And what a view on a clear day. Nice bit of local history.
  • A fitting tribute to a great man shame the base of the statue needs weedung
  • Very good

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