Keys to the Past

Red Acre Rifle Range, Seaham Harbour, Seaham (Seaham)

This site appears on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of 1856 (1). This area was active during World War I as a shooting range (firing range) (2).

Reference number:D47220
Historical period: First World War (1914 to 1918)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Seaham

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