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Red Sands Maunsell Sea Forts

So these are kinda creepy. Military forts in the UK that have, obviously, since been abandoned. There is one that you can go into that it’s “livable”, if you like rust and fearing for your life that you’re going to tip over into the ocean. They use it for pirate radio broadcast sometimes.

Wiki article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maunsell_Forts

Flickr pics: http://www.flickr.com/photos/monkeywobble/galleries/72157625132316521/

Inside photos!: http://www.referenced.co.uk/inside-the-maunsell-sea-forts-red-sands/

Sealand Is The World’s Smallest Nation

Sealand Is The World’s Smallest Nation

Have you ever dreamed of moving to your own little island to create your own nation free of your homeland? That’s exactly what one man did in the the 1960′s. In 1967, Paddy Roy Bates boated to an abandoned seafort off the coast of England to make himself king of a new nation. This & That Visuals explains that even after a coup attempted some years later, the family still rules the world’s…

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