Tilbury Fort UK.


With the UK's capital city of London lying just a short distance from the mouth of the Thames River, protecting the mouth of the river from seaborne invasion has been a major strategic imperative for centuries.  In this drone video by contributor and pilot obsizusz, you'll get a bird's eye view of one of the most important historical fortifications on the Thames Estuary: Tilbury Fort.  It was originally constructed during the reign of Henry VII and was subsequently enlarged based on prevailing threats.

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    Mike Israel

    Mike Israel is the founder, President and CEO of AirVuz, LLC. He is an avid drone enthusiast and RC pilot. He is also an enthusiast of geography and history, and loves writing about all of the amazing places where AirVuz community members fly.

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